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Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC) 2012 SADCP Data DBO5


This dataset contains Shipboard Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler (SADCP) data collected aboard the R/V Mirai along the line DBO 5 on September 24-25, 2012. The data are in a text file with the following variables: latitude, longitude, year, month, day, hour, minute, second, u-velocity, v-velocity, up-velocity. Principal Investigator Motoyo Itoh. The data has been calibrated following Joyce et al., 1989, JAO Tech

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Spatial Type point
Language English
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  • oceans
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2012-09-24 08:15:00
End datetime 2012-09-25 20:30:00

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 71.60, Minimum (South) Latitude: 71.20
Minimum (West) Longitude: -157.80, Maximum (East) Longitude: -157.10

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Carolina Nobre <>

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Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Nobre, C., Kikuchi, T. 2016. Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC) 2012 SADCP Data DBO5. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 03 Dec 2022.

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