WATER TEMPERATURE and other data from IRON PACIFIC, FLINDERS BAY and other platforms from 1994-01-01 to 1994-12-29 (NODC Accession 9500151)

The water depth and temperature data was collected as part of Global Temperature- Salinity Pilot Project (GTSPP) using 13 different ships by the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia. The data was collected for the year 1994. The originator's 2,715 drop profiles containing bathythermograph (XBT) data files were submitted by Ann Gronell in GTSPP format via FTP. This data has been replaced. Once on June 6, 1997 and again on July 2, 1997. The last time for hemisphere error.
  • Cite as: Thresher, Ann Gronell; Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (2010). WATER TEMPERATURE and other data from IRON PACIFIC, FLINDERS BAY and other platforms from 1994-01-01 to 1994-12-29 (NODC Accession 9500151). Version 1.1. National Oceanographic Data Center, NOAA. Dataset. [access date]
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Time Period 1994-01-01 to 1994-12-29
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates
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Spatial Coverage Map
General Documentation
Publication Dates
  • publication: 2010-12-18
Edition 1.1
Data Presentation Form Digital table - digital representation of facts or figures systematically displayed, especially in columns
Dataset Progress Status Complete - production of the data has been completed
Data Update Frequency As needed
Supplemental Information
Note: Metadata for this accession were extracted from a legacy database
maintained by the U.S. National Oceanographic Data Center (NODC). The
design of the database did not exactly reflect the FGDC Content
Standard for Digital Geospatial Metadata (CSDGM).

Principal Investigator (PI) and organization contact information
accurately represents all available information from the legacy database
at the time that this description was created. However, proper
attribution of a PI to a specific institution or the role (submitting or
collecting) taken by an institution may not be correct due to inexact
mapping between fields in the legacy database and the CSDGM. Due to this
uncertainty, the contact information was initially recorded in the
Supplemental Information element of the CSDGM description.

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Contact info:
Agency: COMMONWEALTH SCIENTIFIC AND INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH ORGANIZATION
PI: Gronell, Ann
Address:
address: CASTRAY ESPLANADE GPO BOX 1538
city: HOBART
state: TASMANIA
postal: 07001
country: AUSTRALIA
Purpose Basic research
Use Limitations
  • accessLevel: Public
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Dataset Citation
  • Cite as: Thresher, Ann Gronell; Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (2010). WATER TEMPERATURE and other data from IRON PACIFIC, FLINDERS BAY and other platforms from 1994-01-01 to 1994-12-29 (NODC Accession 9500151). Version 1.1. National Oceanographic Data Center, NOAA. Dataset. [access date]
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Theme keywords NODC DATA TYPES THESAURUS NODC OBSERVATION TYPES THESAURUS WMO_CategoryCode
  • oceanography
Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Science and Services Keywords
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN TEMPERATURE > WATER TEMPERATURE
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
Instrument keywords NODC INSTRUMENT TYPES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Instrument Keywords
  • XBT > Expendable Bathythermographs
Project keywords NODC PROJECT NAMES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Project Keywords
  • GTSPP > THE GLOBAL TEMPERATURE-SALINITY PROFILE PROGRAM
Keywords NCEI ACCESSION NUMBER
Use Constraints
  • Cite as: Thresher, Ann Gronell; Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (2010). WATER TEMPERATURE and other data from IRON PACIFIC, FLINDERS BAY and other platforms from 1994-01-01 to 1994-12-29 (NODC Accession 9500151). Version 1.1. National Oceanographic Data Center, NOAA. Dataset. [access date]
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Processing Steps
  • 2010-12-18T17:52:36 - NCEI Accession 9500151 v1.1 was published.
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Processing Steps
  • 2015-04-22T00:00:00 - NOAA created the National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI) by merging NOAA's National Climatic Data Center (NCDC), National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC), and National Oceanographic Data Center (NODC), including the National Coastal Data Development Center (NCDDC), per the Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015, Public Law 113-235. NCEI launched publicly on April 22, 2015.
Acquisition Information (collection)
Instrument
  • bathythermograph - XBT
Platform
  • ANRO ASIA
  • ANRO AUSTRALIA
  • AUSTRALIA STAR
  • BOTANY BAY
  • ENCOUNTER BAY
  • FLINDERS BAY
  • FUA KAVENGA
  • IRON DAMPIER
  • IRON FLINDERS
  • IRON NEW CASTLE
  • IRON PACIFIC
  • MANDAMA
  • SWAN REEFER
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