Metadata from Accession 5896


Experiment name:        NC Field
Principal Investigator: J.O.Blanton
Affiliation:            US Minerals Mngmnt Svc
Mooring name:           C4
Mooring position:       34.692 deg N,  75.350 deg W
Instrument depth:       1900 meters
Seafloor depth:         2000 meters
Times:                  2230 22 Feb 1992 to 1400 26 Jul 1992
Time increment:         30 minutes
Instrument type:        Aanderaa RCM


  parameter          min     mean      max    stddev    days

speed (cm/sec)       1.09     8.98    43.83    8.46    154.67
dir (deg true)       1.16   165.22   359.64   64.96    154.67
u (cm/sec)         -17.58    -1.60    10.45    3.62    154.67
v (cm/sec)         -43.54    -7.21    16.85    9.19    154.67
temp (deg C)         3.27     3.53     3.74    0.10    154.67
pressure (db)     1922.20  1928.46  1933.50    2.82    154.67


The pressure series contains short gaps on 05/06 Feb 92 and
20/21 Aug 93. The gaps occur where pressure shows unrealistically
large changes between succesive deployments of the mooring. We
think this may be due to uncalibrated or drifting sensors, and
have not bridged these two gaps.

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