Dataset: Southern Surveyor Voyage SS 01/2007 Underway Data


This dataset contains the Underway (UWY) data collected on the Southern Surveyor voyage SS 01/2007. The voyage took place in the Great Australian Bight from 24 February to 17 March 2007. This dataset has been archived within the CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research Data Centre in Hobart. Additional information regarding this dataset is contained in the voyage plan/summary. The standard Underway (=continuously recorded) dataset from a research voyage includes Navigation (NAV), Sounder (PDR), Thermosalinograph (TSG) and Meteorological (MET) data. NAV data includes GPS (Global Positioning System) measurements of latitude, longitude, ship's direction and speed. MET data may include atmospheric temperature, humidity and pressure, wind speed and direction, and incident radiation intensity. Data are recorded at 10 second intervals.

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