Surface underway measurements of fugacity of carbon dioxide fCO2) and other parameters collected onboard the RTM Wakmatha on the Great Barrier Reef and Gulf of Carpentaria, Australia from 2017-01-19 to 2017-05-09 (NCEI Accession 0176559)

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This NCEI Accession includes surface underway, chemical, meteorological and physical data collected from RTM Wakmatha on the Great Barrier Reef and Gulf of Carpentaria, Australia from 2017-01-19 to 2017-05-09. These data include fugacity of carbon dioxide (fCO2) - atmosphere, fCO2 - water, sea surface salinity, sea surface temperature, barometric pressure, ship speed and ship dirrection. The instruments used to collect these data include General Oceanics/Neill shower equilibrator, General Oceanics Model 8050 fCO2 measuring system.
  • Cite as: Tilbrook, Bronte; Akl, John; Neill, Craig; Steven, Andy (2018). Surface underway measurements of fugacity of carbon dioxide fCO2) and other parameters collected onboard the RTM Wakmatha on the Great Barrier Reef and Gulf of Carpentaria, Australia from 2017-01-19 to 2017-05-09 (NCEI Accession 0176559). [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.25921/h5aq-r925. Accessed [date].
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Time Period 2017-01-19 to 2017-05-09
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates
N: -10.45
S: -24
E: 151.65
W: 141.28
Spatial Coverage Map
General Documentation
Associated Resources
  • Pierrot, D., Neill, C., Sullivan, K., Castle, R., Wanninkhof, R., L¸ger, H., Johannessen, T., Olsen, A., Feely, R. A., and Cosca, C. E. (2009). Recommendations for autonomous underway pCO2 measuring systems and data reduction routines. Deep-Sea Res. II , 56, 512_522.
Publication Dates
  • publication: 2018-10-03
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Dataset Progress Status Complete - production of the data has been completed
Historical archive - data has been stored in an offline storage facility
Data Update Frequency As needed
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Dataset Citation
  • Cite as: Tilbrook, Bronte; Akl, John; Neill, Craig; Steven, Andy (2018). Surface underway measurements of fugacity of carbon dioxide fCO2) and other parameters collected onboard the RTM Wakmatha on the Great Barrier Reef and Gulf of Carpentaria, Australia from 2017-01-19 to 2017-05-09 (NCEI Accession 0176559). [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.25921/h5aq-r925. Accessed [date].
Cited Authors
  • Tilbrook, Bronte
  • Akl, John
  • Neill, Craig
  • Steven, Andy
Principal Investigators
Contributors
Resource Providers
Publishers
Acknowledgments
  • Funding Information: Great Barrier Reef Foundation, and CSIRO (Future Reef 2.0 project)
Theme keywords NODC DATA TYPES THESAURUS NODC OBSERVATION TYPES THESAURUS WMO_CategoryCode
  • oceanography
Cruise ID
  • WK201701N
  • WK201701S
  • WK201703N
  • WK201703S
  • WK201705N
  • WK201705S
EXPOCODE
  • SIJJ20170119
  • SIJJ20170125
  • SIJJ20170304
  • SIJJ20170312
  • SIJJ20170429
  • SIJJ20170505
Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Science Keywords
  • EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC CHEMISTRY > CARBON AND HYDROCARBON COMPOUNDS > CARBON DIOXIDE
  • EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC PRESSURE
  • EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC WINDS > SURFACE WINDS > WIND DIRECTION
  • EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC WINDS > SURFACE WINDS > WIND SPEED
  • EARTH SCIENCE > CLIMATE INDICATORS > ATMOSPHERIC/OCEAN INDICATORS > SURFACE SALINITY
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN CHEMISTRY > CARBON DIOXIDE
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN TEMPERATURE > SEA SURFACE TEMPERATURE
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > SALINITY/DENSITY > SALINITY
Provider Variable Names
  • Atm. Pressure [mbar]
  • DfCO2_UATM
  • Press_Equil
  • SSS
  • SST [deg C]
  • TEQ
  • fCO2ATM_UATM _INTERPOLATED
  • fCO2SW_UATM
  • xCO2ATM_PPM
  • xCO2EQ_PPM
Reference Section ID
  • SOOP, VOS
Data Center keywords Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Data Center Keywords
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NODC > National Oceanographic Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
NODC COLLECTING INSTITUTION NAMES THESAURUS NODC SUBMITTING INSTITUTION NAMES THESAURUS
Platform keywords NODC PLATFORM NAMES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Platform Keywords
  • SHIPS
SeaDataNet Ship and Platform Codes
Instrument keywords NODC INSTRUMENT TYPES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Instrument Keywords
  • CO2 ANALYZERS
  • EQUILIBRATORS
Place keywords NODC SEA AREA NAMES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Location Keywords
  • OCEAN > PACIFIC OCEAN > SOUTH PACIFIC OCEAN
  • OCEAN > PACIFIC OCEAN > WESTERN PACIFIC OCEAN > SOUTH CHINA AND EASTERN ARCHIPELAGIC SEAS
Provider Geographic Names
  • South Pasific Ocean, Great Barrier Reef, Gulf of Carpentaria
Project keywords NODC PROJECT NAMES THESAURUS Ocean Acidification Search Keywords
  • Ocean Carbon Data System (OCADS) Project
Keywords NCEI ACCESSION NUMBER
Use Constraints
  • Cite as: Tilbrook, Bronte; Akl, John; Neill, Craig; Steven, Andy (2018). Surface underway measurements of fugacity of carbon dioxide fCO2) and other parameters collected onboard the RTM Wakmatha on the Great Barrier Reef and Gulf of Carpentaria, Australia from 2017-01-19 to 2017-05-09 (NCEI Accession 0176559). [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.25921/h5aq-r925. Accessed [date].
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Processing Steps
  • 2018-10-03T19:40:15Z - NCEI Accession 0176559 v1.1 was published.
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  • Parameter or Variable: SST [deg C]; Abbreviation: SST [deg C]; Unit: Sea surface temperature in deg C; Controlled vocabulary name: SEA SURFACE TEMPERATURE; Observation type: Surface, underway; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: SSS; Abbreviation: SSS; Unit: Sea Surface Salinity; Controlled vocabulary name: SEA SURFACE SALINITYSALINITY; Observation type: Surface, underway; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: Atm. Pressure [mbar]; Abbreviation: Atm. Pressure [mbar]; Unit: Atmospheric pressure in mbar; Controlled vocabulary name: BAROMETRIC PRESSURE; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: Equilibrator water temperature (degrees Celsius); Abbreviation: TEQ; Unit: Water temperature inside the equilibrator in deg C; Controlled vocabulary name: Equilibrator temperature ; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: Equilibrator head space pressure (hectopascal); Abbreviation: Press_Equil; Unit: hectopascal; Controlled vocabulary name: Pressure in the equilibrator; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: Mole fraction of CO2 (dry) in the equilibrator head space at equilibrator temperature (ppm); Abbreviation: xCO2EQ_PPM; Unit: ppm; Controlled vocabulary name: Mole fraction of CO2; Observation type: surface underway; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: Mole fraction of CO2 in the atmosphere (dry), measured every 3-4 hours after standard gas measurements. These values are linearly interpolated with times between good atmospheric CO2 measurements.; Abbreviation: xCO2ATM_PPM; Unit: ppm; Controlled vocabulary name: Mole fraction of CO2; Observation type: underway; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: Fugacity of carbon dioxide at surface water salinity and temperature and 100% humidity (microatmosphers).; Abbreviation: fCO2SW_UATM; Unit: µatm; Controlled vocabulary name: Fugacity of CO2 - water; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: Fugacity of CO2 in the atmosphere from xCO2ATM_PPM at sea surface salinity and temperature and 100% humidity (microatmospheres).; Abbreviation: fCO2ATM_UATM _INTERPOLATED; Unit: µatm; Controlled vocabulary name: Fugacity of CO2 - atmosphere; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: Sea water fCO2 minus interpolated air fCO2 (microatmospheres).; Abbreviation: DfCO2_UATM; Unit: µatm; Controlled vocabulary name: Delta fCO2.
Acquisition Information (collection)
Instrument
  • Carbon dioxide (CO2) gas analyzer
  • Shower head chamber equilibrator for autonomous carbon dioxide (CO2) measurement
Platform
  • RTM Wakmatha
Last Modified: 2019-04-21T17:32:42Z
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