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Archived data from mooring sites
Fixed moorings | Full cruise list | Cruise ID MA3405

Cruise Report
Reading the cruise report will help you when viewing and using the following information. pdf file requires Adobe Acrobat Reader » Cruise report

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Map showing CTD survey Map showing CTD survey

CTD survey/underway surface data
The red crosses on the opposite map indicate each CTD station. The underway surface data generally follows the grid as each CTD station is visited.

Please note that not all stations are always visited due to the following:

  • Deployment/recovery problems
  • Bad weather
  • Electronic/ship failures

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Moorings data
The following table represents mooring data from cruise MA3405. Each mooring deployed during a survey cruise has a unique Rig No. The cruise report should be a guide to the types of data collected. To view more details, including plots and data click on the Rig No. links below.

Rig No. Brief description Latitude Longitude
943 Site B: ADCP mean mode, Sea-Bird SBE-16plus   53 27.28 N 3 38.94 W
942 Site A: ADCP mean mode, Sea-Bird SBE-16plus   53 32.03 N 3 21.54 W
941 Site A: Sea-Bird Micro-Cat attached to Smartbuoy   53 32.00 N 3 21.96 W

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