Dataset: Sea Ice Observations from the Akademic Fedorov (36th Russian Antarctic Expedition)


Description

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

National program: Russia
Vessel: Akademic Fedorov
Dates in ice: 15 Dec 1990 - 17 Jan 1991
Observers: Unknown
Translation to ASPeCt format: Vladimir Smirnov

Summary of voyage track:
15/12 Ice edge at approx. 60S, 23E
15-22/12 Steam to Molodezhnaya (45E)
24-28/12 Steam to Progress (75E)
28-31/12 Steam to Mirny (93E)
1-7/1 Ship stopped at Mirny
8-14/1 Vicinity of Mirny, Farr Bay
16-17/1 Steam to ice edge at approx. 64S, 94E

The fields in 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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