Details of FIGURE-CARING 2022 Eurofleets+ cruise - Navigation, meteorological and underway system data


Dataset identification

Title of datasetFIGURE-CARING 2022 Eurofleets+ cruise - Navigation, meteorological and underway system data
Narrative summary of datasetNavigation, meteorological and underway system data from the R/V Atlantic Explorer acquired during the FIGURE-CARING 2022 Eurofleets+ cruise.
Summary of processing methodologyRaw data
Supporting documentationFwdMeteo_Info.pdf
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

    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 2022 Eurofleet cruise - Navigation, meteorological, and underway system data

    Dataset availability

    Original dataset download link
    Dataset formatDatabase
    Text or Plaintext
    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)

    Data types, collection and processing

    Observation typePigments
    Other physical oceanographic measurements
    Water column temperature and salinity
    ParameterTransmittance and attenuance of the water column
    Electrical conductivity of the water column
    Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies
    Other meteorological measurements
    Salinity of the water column
    Temperature of the water column
    Instrument typemeteorological packages
    Instrument nameWET Labs {Sea-Bird WETLabs} WETStar fluorometer
    Instrument typetransmissometers
    Instrument nameWET Labs {Sea-Bird WETLabs} C-Star transmissometer
    Instrument typethermosalinographs
    Instrument nameSea-Bird SBE 45 MicroTSG thermosalinograph
    Instrument typewater temperature sensor
    Instrument nameSea-Bird SBE 38 thermometer
    Instrument typeflow meters
    Platform typeresearch vessel
    Platform nameAtlantic Explorer

    Process information

    Submitting organisationLaboratory for Ocean Physics and Satellite remote
    Submission identifier (UUID)117ebd65-d4e1-46b1-ae5e-b0828d61ee1c
    Date of dataset creation2022-07-30
    Date of metadata creation2023-02-06
    Date of metadata latest revision2023-05-15
    Date of publishing2023-05-31
    Processing data centreRoyal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences, Operational Directorate Natural Environment, Belgian Marine Data Centre
    Summary record-ID1339