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Underwater optical data during the cruise of TR/V Umitaka-Maru, UM0203
Entry ID: UM0203_17_underwater_optical

Abstract: Spectral radiation, absorption coefficients, volume scattering function, chlorophyll a concentration, phytoplankton pigments concentration (HPLC), transparency in the Southern Ocean. The data were measured during the cruise of TR/V Umitaka-Maru in 2002/2003 Austral summer. Seawater sample was obtained from several depths using Niskin bottle on a CTD system.
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  N: -35.0   S: -70.0   E: 150.0   W: 20.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2003-01-03
Stop Date: 2003-02-10
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DIF Creation Date: 2010-10-06
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-24