Metadata from Accession 7172


Experiment name:        Peru Currents Study
Principal Investigator: R.L.Smith
Affiliation:            OSU
Mooring name:           5 deg S Shelf
Mooring position:        5.107 deg S,  81.338 deg W
Instrument depth:       48   meters
Seafloor depth:         145  meters
Times:                  2134 28 Nov 1982 to 1234 09 Feb 1983
Time increment:         30 minutes
Instrument type:        Aanderaa RCM4/5


  parameter          min     mean      max    stddev    days

speed (cm/sec)       0.72    25.90   101.39   16.48     72.65
dir (deg true)       0.00   160.13   357.16   75.31     72.65
u (cm/sec)         -33.60     7.28    58.70   11.73     72.65
v (cm/sec)         -91.50   -16.34    43.70   22.02     72.65
pressure (db)       45.00    48.44    52.80    1.70     72.65


Pressure drops suddenly at line 2108 (1904 11 Jan 1983).
A sensor malfunction?

Move up one level.