Details of FIGURE-CARING 2022 Eurofleet cruise - SADCP data


Dataset identification

Title of datasetFIGURE-CARING 2022 Eurofleet cruise - SADCP data
Narrative summary of datasetSADCP data processed (UHDAS/CODAS) by University of Hawaii (
Summary of processing methodology
Supporting documentationFIGURE-CARING EUROFLEETS (AE2215) SADCP summary report
Project/programmeEUROFLEETS+: An Alliance of European marine research infrastructure to meet the evolving needs of the research and industrial communities
  • 486_18002940
  • Start date2022-07-21
    End date2022-07-30
    Frequency of observationsminute to sub-hour

    Responsible organisations

    Organisation nameMediterranean Institute of Oceanography (Marseille)
    Role of organisationOriginator of Dataset
    Organisation nameLaboratory for Ocean Physics and Satellite remote
    Role of organisationOriginator of Dataset
    How to citeFIGURE-CARING Eurofleet+ 2022 cruise data

    Dataset availability

    Original dataset download link
    Dataset formatNetwork Common Data Form
    Public accessNo limitations
    License for useCC-BY 4.0


    Latitude north boundary37.5
    Longitude east boundary-65.44
    Latitude south boundary31.25
    Longitude west boundary-72.5
    Sea areaNorth Atlantic Ocean
    Northwest Atlantic Ocean (40W)
    Vertical extent minimum19 Metres
    Vertical extent maximum971 Metres
    Vertical extent unit1 Kilometres

    Data types, collection and processing

    Observation typeCurrents
    ParameterHorizontal velocity of the water column (currents)
    Instrument typecurrent profilers
    Instrument nameTeledyne RDI Ocean Surveyor 75kHz vessel-mounted ADCP
    Platform typeresearch vessel
    Platform nameAtlantic Explorer

    Process information

    Submitting organisationLaboratory for Ocean Physics and Satellite remote
    Submission identifier (UUID)40e92e5e-efb3-4c6e-a276-7ae86476a4f3
    Date of dataset creation2022-07-30
    Date of metadata creation2022-10-17
    Date of metadata latest revision2022-10-20
    Date of publishing2022-11-09
    Processing data centreIfremer, Scientific Information Systems for the sea
    Summary record-ID1145