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CO2, Hydrographic, and Chemical Data Obtained During the R/V Meteor Cruise 18/1 in the North Atlantic Ocean, CDIAC/NDP056
Entry ID: CDIAC_NDP056

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Abstract: [Summary adopted from the NDP-056 documentation]

The North Atlantic Ocean is characterized by an intense meridional
circulation cell carrying near-surface waters of tropical and
subtropical origin northward and deep waters of arctic and subarctic
origin southward. The related "overturning" is driven by the sinking
of water ... View entire text
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Description: NDP-056 Data Files
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 60.0   S: 52.0   E: -14.0   W: -42.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Johnson, K.M., B. Schneider, L. Mintrop, D.W.R. Wallace
Dataset Title: Carbon Dioxide, Hydrographic, and Chemical Data Obtained During R/V Meteor Cruise 18/1 in the North Atlantic Ocean
Dataset Series Name: NDP-056
Dataset Release Date: 1996
Dataset Release Place: Oak Ridge, TN
Dataset Publisher: Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1991-03-01
Stop Date: 1995-12-31
SHIPS Ancillary Description
Quality An important part of the NDP process at the Carbon Dioxide Information
Analysis Center (CDIAC) involves the quality assurance (QA) of data
before distribution. Data received at CDIAC are rarely in a condition
that would permit immediate distribution, regardless of the source.
To guarantee data of the ... View entire text
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Originating Center
Data Center
Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center, Environmental Sciences Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, U. S. Department of Energy Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Fax: (865) 574-2232
Contact Address:
Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center (CDIAC)
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
P.O.. Box 2008
Province or State: TENNESSEE
Postal Code: 37831-6335
Country: USA
Distribution Media: ftp
Distribution Size: 426KB
Fees: None
Phone: 516-282-5668
Fax: 516-282-2060
Contact Address:
Brookhaven National Laboratory
OASD Building 318
City: Upton
Province or State: NY
Postal Code: 11973
Country: USA
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Atlas, E. L., S. W. Hager, L. L. Gordon, and P. K. Park. 1971. A
Practical Manual for Use of the ... View entire text
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23