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R/V Nathaniel B. Palmer NBP1202
Entry ID: NBP1202


Summary
Abstract: The NSF-supported research icebreaker Nathaniel B. Palmer operates year-round in support of the U.S. Antarctic Program, carrying out global change studies in biological, chemical, physical, and oceanographic disciplines.
This data set consists of underway data from leg NBP1202 on the R/V Nathaniel B. Palmer. This leg started at Punta Arenas, Chile and ended at McMurdo Station.

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Description: Expedition Data

Parent DIF
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Geographic Coverage
 N: -58.1853 S: -77.8412  E: -73.674286  W: 165.45049

 Min Altitude: 0  Max Altitude: 0

Data Set Citation
Version: Not provided


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2012-02-11
Stop Date: 2012-02-27


Location Keywords
VERTICAL LOCATION > SEA FLOOR
OCEAN > SOUTHERN OCEAN
CONTINENT > ANTARCTICA
OCEAN > SOUTHERN OCEAN > ROSS SEA


Science Keywords
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC RADIATION >INCOMING SOLAR RADIATION    [Definition]
OCEANS >BATHYMETRY/SEAFLOOR TOPOGRAPHY >BATHYMETRY    [Definition]
OCEANS >BATHYMETRY/SEAFLOOR TOPOGRAPHY >SEAFLOOR TOPOGRAPHY    [Definition]
OCEANS >BATHYMETRY/SEAFLOOR TOPOGRAPHY >WATER DEPTH    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN ACOUSTICS >ACOUSTIC REFLECTIVITY    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN ACOUSTICS >ACOUSTIC SCATTERING    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN OPTICS >FLUORESCENCE    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN TEMPERATURE >SEA SURFACE TEMPERATURE    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN TEMPERATURE >WATER TEMPERATURE    [Definition]
OCEANS >SALINITY/DENSITY >CONDUCTIVITY    [Definition]
OCEANS >SALINITY/DENSITY >SALINITY    [Definition]
SPECTRAL/ENGINEERING >INFRARED WAVELENGTHS >INFRARED RADIANCE    [Definition]
SPECTRAL/ENGINEERING >VISIBLE WAVELENGTHS >VISIBLE RADIANCE    [Definition]
OCEANS >MARINE GEOPHYSICS    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE >SURFACE TEMPERATURE >AIR TEMPERATURE    [Definition]


Platform
R/V NBP >R/V Nathaniel B. Palmer    [Information]


Instrument
FLUOROMETERS    [Information]
AWS >Automated Weather System    [Information]
GPS >Global Positioning System    [Information]
XBT >Expendable Bathythermographs    [Information]
ECHO SOUNDERS    [Information]
MBES >Multibeam Mapping System
THERMOSALINOGRAPHS    [Information]


Project
AMBS >Antarctic Multibeam Bathymetry & Geophysical Synthesis    [Information]
NSF/PLR >Division of Polar Programs, National Science Foundation    [Information]


Data Set Progress
COMPLETE


Data Center
Marine Geoscience Data System, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://www.marine-geo.org/

Data Center Personnel
Name: MGDS DATA MANAGER
Email: info at marine-geo.org
Contact Address:
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
61 Route 9W
City: Palisades
Province or State: NY
Postal Code: 10964
Country: USA



Distribution
Distribution_Media: Online HTTP
Fees: None


Personnel
HAROLD OWEN
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Email: skip.owen.contractor at usap.gov


Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2015-06-17
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-05-09



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