Metadata from Accession 4651


Experiment name:        AnSlope 2003-04
Principal Investigator: A.L.Gordon/A.Orsi/R.D.Pillsbury
Affiliation:            LDEO/TAMU/OSU
Mooring name:           Central E-2
Mooring position:       71.914 deg S, 173.211 deg E
Instrument depth:       677  meters
Seafloor depth:         1772 meters
Times:                  2330 24 Mar 2003 to 0100 28 Feb 2004
Time increment:         30 minutes
Instrument type:        Aanderaa RCM8s


  parameter          min     mean      max    stddev    days

speed (cm/sec)       0.92    18.64    74.76   12.09    310.04
dir (deg true)       0.00   172.24   359.98  112.19    340.08
u (cm/sec)         -47.46    -2.94    59.56   13.95    310.04
v (cm/sec)         -57.26     0.75    69.95   17.03    310.04
temp (deg C)         0.31     0.95     1.27    0.08    340.08
pressure (db)      668.60   687.96   914.80   27.10    340.08


This instrument's speed sensor failed several times. The record
contains five gaps in speed, u, and v:

   lines 11598 - 11820 (1400 21 Nov 03 - 0500 26 Nov 03)
   lines 12224 - 12642 (1500 04 Dec 03 - 0800 13 Dec 03)
   lines 12903 - 13275 (1830 18 DEC 03 - 1230 26 Dec 03)
   lines 13512 - 14404 (1100 31 Dec 03 - 0100 19 Jan 04)
   lines 14883 - end of record (0030 29 jan 04 - 0100 28 Feb 04)

The direction series is good and is present throughout.

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