Metadata from Accession 5905


Experiment name:        NC Field
Principal Investigator: J.O.Blanton
Affiliation:            US Minerals Mngmnt Svc
Mooring name:           D2
Mooring position:       35.720 deg N,  74.933 deg W
Instrument depth:       30   meters
Seafloor depth:         60   meters
Times:                  0000 25 Feb 1992 to 1730 20 Jan 1993
Time increment:         30 minutes
Instrument type:        General Oceanics


  parameter          min     mean      max    stddev    days

speed (cm/sec)       0.00    16.23   113.10   14.19    330.75
dir (deg true)       0.00   179.50   359.24   97.52    330.75
u (cm/sec)         -51.02     1.92    49.66   11.57    330.75
v (cm/sec)        -106.41    -3.86    48.65   17.67    330.75
temp (deg C)         7.84    15.60    27.59    5.41    330.75
pressure (db)       26.90    29.01    31.00    0.53    330.75


The pressure series contains a short gap on 31 Aug/01 Sep 92
where pressure shows an unrealistically large drop between
succesive deployments of the mooring. We think this may be due
to uncalibrated or drifting sensors, or movement of the mooring,
and have not bridged the gap.

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