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ACE-1: BoM GASP Back Trajectories (R/V Discoverer Transitions)


This dataset contains back trajectories designed to aid in the analysis of the R/V Discoverer "transition periods" as defined by Tim Bates. Five periods have been identified by Tim Bates leading to four transitions (as well as beginning andend locations as the Discoverer entered and left Hobart). For each transition, there are 5 series of trajectories at -12, -06, +00, +06, and +12 hours.

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Data Quality final
  • 1.0 (1997-04-04)
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Spatial Type grid
Frequency 6 hourly
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 1995-11-14 00:00:00
End datetime 1995-12-13 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: -30.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: -70.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: 110.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: 170.00

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Siems, S. 1997. ACE-1: BoM GASP Back Trajectories. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 13 Jun 2024.

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