Metadata from Accession 5871


Experiment name:        NC Field
Principal Investigator: J.O.Blanton
Affiliation:            US Minerals Mngmnt Svc
Mooring name:           B4
Mooring position:       35.360 deg N,  74.717 deg W
Instrument depth:       1200 meters
Seafloor depth:         2000 meters
Times:                  0130 22 Feb 1992 to 1530 08 Feb 1994
Time increment:         60 minutes
Instrument type:        General Oceanics


  parameter          min     mean      max    stddev    days

speed (cm/sec)       0.00    11.22    57.25    7.72    717.63
dir (deg true)       0.00   179.51   359.92   88.29    717.63
u (cm/sec)         -31.72    -4.34    33.70    7.61    717.63
v (cm/sec)         -36.02    -5.24    55.43    9.02    717.63
temp (deg C)         3.56     3.90     4.43    0.16    717.63


Temperature contains a short gap on 29/30 Aug 92. The gap
occurs where temperature shows an unrealistically large
change between two succesive deployments of the mooring.
We think this may be due to uncalibrated or drifting sensors.

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