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Aurora Australis WOCE Southern Ocean oceanographic data, cruise au9501
Entry ID: au9501

Abstract: Oceanographic measurements were conducted along WOCE Southern Ocean meridional section SR3 between Tasmania and Antarctica, and around the boundary of a square-plan test volume south of the Antarctic Divergence, from July to September 1995 on voyage 1 of the 1995/1996 summer season. A total of 208 CTD vertical profile stations were taken, 64 of those to near bottom, and the remaining 144 to a ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -43.0   S: -66.0   E: 147.0   W: 137.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Rosenberg, M.
Dataset Title: Aurora Australis WOCE Southern Ocean oceanographic data, cruise au9501
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Release Date: 2001-05-11
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Division
Version: 1
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1995-07-17
Stop Date: 1995-08-30
Quality See data report.
Access Constraints Data stored as column formatted ascii data, and matlab format; data report is a pdf document, which replaces an MS Word document. The data are available for download from the provided URL.
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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
Distribution Size: 6,348 kb
Distribution Format: ascii
Fees: free
Phone: +61 3 6226 7651
Fax: +61 3 6226 2973
Email: Mark.Rosenberg at
Contact Address:
ACE CRC, c/- University of Tasmania
Private Bag 80
City: Hobart
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7001
Country: Australia
Rosenberg, M., Bray, S., Bindoff, N., Rintoul, S., Johnston, N., Bell, S., and Towler, P. (1997), Aurora Australis marine science cruises AU9501, AU9604 and AU9601 - oceanographic field measurements and analysis, inter-cruise comparisons and data quality notes., Antarctic Cooperative Research Centre, Research Report, 12, 150, September 1997
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1999-10-07
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-10-04