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R/V Ron Brown Ocean Optics, Phytoplankton Pigments and Absorption Coefficients



This data set contains Oceanography data obtained during the ACE ASIA cruise of the NOAA Ship Ron Brown. The following variables are measured: Downwelling Irradiance, Upwelling Irradiance, Upwelling Radiance ?continous profiles?, Photosynthetic pigments at discrete depths, Particle and Soluble absorption rates at discrete depths. The PI for this dataset is Greg Mitchell.

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Spatial Type point
Frequency no set schedule
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2001-03-16 00:00:00
End datetime 2001-04-17 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 50.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 10.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: 100.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: 170.00

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Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Mitchell, G. 2006. R/V Ron Brown Ocean Optics, Phytoplankton Pigments and Absorption Coefficients. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 14 Aug 2022.

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