Metadata from Accession 7193


Experiment name:        Peru Currents Study
Principal Investigator: R.L.Smith
Affiliation:            OSU
Mooring name:           85 deg W
Mooring position:        4.203 deg S,  84.983 deg W
Instrument depth:       221  meters
Seafloor depth:         3479 meters
Times:                  0145 07 Feb 1983 to 1145 18 Nov 1983
Time increment:         60 minutes
Instrument type:        Aanderaa RCM4/5


  parameter          min     mean      max    stddev    days

speed (cm/sec)       0.58    10.36    39.74    5.87    284.46
dir (deg true)       0.00   172.21   358.91   98.66    284.46
u (cm/sec)         -30.40    -0.61    22.60    8.58    284.46
v (cm/sec)         -28.80    -1.24    26.50    8.14    284.46
temp (deg C)        11.19    13.19    14.44    0.53    284.46
pressure (db)      222.80   228.06   272.10    4.78    284.46


The direction series contains a number of lengthy linear
interpolations during the first week, again during 17 and
18 Jun 1983, and also in mid September 1983.

Move up one level.