Metadata from Accession 7000


Experiment name:        OMEX
Principal Investigator: unavailable
Affiliation:            Plymouth Marine Lab
Mooring name:           GS154
Mooring position:       49.108 deg N,  12.181 deg W
Instrument depth:       496  meters
Seafloor depth:         996  meters
Times:                  2000 22 Jan 1994 to 0800 08 Jun 1995
Time increment:         60 minutes
Instrument type:        paddlewheel cm


  parameter          min     mean      max    stddev    days

speed (cm/sec)       0.00     9.53    43.18    5.93    501.54
dir (deg true)       0.00   195.80   360.00  110.96    501.54
u (cm/sec)         -38.60    -1.62    26.97    6.91    501.54
v (cm/sec)         -39.48     1.19    32.56    8.61    501.54
temp (deg C)         9.72    10.55    11.23    0.20    501.54

Speed is equal to exactly 1 cm/sec in lines 5086 though
5707 (1700 22 Aug 1994 through 1400 17 Sep 1994). Directions
are present and realistic during this episode. We do not
know what type of current meter was used, but think this
may indicate a temporary failure of the speed sensor.

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