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Record Search Query: [Parameters: Topic='ATMOSPHERE', Term='ATMOSPHERIC WATER VAPOR', Variable_Level_1='HUMIDITY']
Aurora Australis Voyage 5 2009/10 Track and Underway Data
Entry ID: 200910050

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Abstract: On every voyage of the Aurora Australis, approximately 50 onboard sensors collect data on average every 10 seconds. These data are known as the underway datasets. The type of data collected include water and air temperature, wind speeds, ship speed and location, humidity, fluorescence, salinity and so on. For the full list of available data types, see the website.

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Description: CSV download of underway data collected during the voyage
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -42.0   S: -54.5   E: 159.9   W: 147.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Reeve, J.
Dataset Title: Aurora Australis Voyage 5 2009/10 Track and Underway Data
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Release Date: 2010-05-18
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Data Centre
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2010-03-30
Stop Date: 2010-04-15
ECHO SOUNDERS Ancillary Description
Quality The data have been acquired at 0.1 Hz. There will be the occasional invalid value such as temperatures being out of range.

This dataset has not been checked. Please verify the data before use.

See the Marine Science Support Data Quality and Programmer's Reports at the Related URL section.

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Access Constraints Data are available online via the Australian Antarctic Division Data Centre web page.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License

Please follow instructions listed in the citation reference provided at when using these data.

Creative Commons License
This "Aurora Australis Voyage 5 2009/10 Track and Underway Data" is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License.
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Data Set Progress
Data Center
Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: metadata at
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
Distribution Media: HTTP
Fees: free
Phone: +61 3 6232 3106
Email: jono.reeve at
Contact Address:
203 Channel Highway
Australian Antarctic Division
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2010-05-18
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-11-18

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