Dataset: Sea Ice Observations from the Nathaniel B Palmer 93-5


Description

These data describe pack ice characteristics in the Antarctic sea ice zone.
These data are in the ASPeCt format.

National program: United States
Vessel: Nathaniel B. Palmer
Dates in ice: 24 Aug 1993 - 24 Sep 1993
Observers: Martin Jeffries, Tony Worby, Kim Morris, Willy Weeks, Chris
Fritsen, Ricardo Jana, Tim Qackenbush, Chua Teong Sek

Summary of voyage track:
24/8 Ice edge at approx. 70S, 83W
24/8 - 24/9 Series of transects through the pack ice
24/9 Ice edge at approx 66S, 110W

The fields for this dataset are:
SEA ICE CONCENTRATION
SEA ICE FLOE SIZE
SEA ICE SNOW COVER
SEA ICE THICKNESS
SEA ICE TOPOGRAPHY
SEA ICE TYPE
RECORD
DATE
TIME
LATITUDE
LONGITUDE
OPEN WATER
TRACK
SNOW THICKNESS
SNOW TYPE
SEA TEMPERATURE
AIR TEMPERATURE
WIND VELOCITY
WIND DIRECTION
FILM COUNTER
FRAME COUNTER FOR FILM
VIDEO RECORDER COUNTER
VISIBILITY CODE
CLOUD
WEATHER CODE
COMMENTS

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