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Mixed Layer Experiment 1989 (MLML89)-Water Velocity Data
Entry ID: mlml89_water

Abstract: The Marine Light - Mixed Layer Experiment took place in
the sub-Arctic North Atlantic ocean, approximately 275
miles south of Reykjavik, Iceland. Data is available
from a buoy fielded from April 13-June 10, 1989.
The experiment was funded by the Office Of Naval Research.

Water Velocities Data from this experiment include:

1426 records
Sample Rate: 3600 Seconds (60 minutes)
Depth Bins: 7 bins, at 10, 30, 50, 90, 110, 150, 250 m
Variables: velocity east and north are provided, in cm/s.
Instruments: Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler, Multi-Variable
Moored System, and Brancker Temperature recorder
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Description: Download data page for Mixed Layer Experiment Water Velocity data
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 67.0   S: -5.0   E: 18.0   W: -100.0

Data Set Citation
Version: Not provided
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1989-04-13
Stop Date: 1989-06-10
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Data Center
Upper Ocean Processes Group, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: (508) 457-2000
Email: rweller at
Contact Address:
Upper Ocean Processes Group
Department of Physical Oceanography
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Email: Scott.A.Ritz at
Contact Address:
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
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City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: United States
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2001-12-20
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-01-15