Ocean current velocity, temperature and salinity collected during 2010 and 2011 in Vieques Sound and Virgin Passage (NCEI Accession 0088063)

Metadata Updated: April 10, 2021

Nortek 600kHz Aquadopp acoustic current profilers were deployed between March 2010 and April 2011 on shallow water moorings located in Vieques Sound, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Passage USVI. Sea-Bird Electronics CTDs were utilized during cruises conducted between March 2010 and April 2011 in Vieques Sound, Puerto Rico, Virgin Passage USVI, and the surrounding region. Sea-Bird SBE37SM MicroCat Conductivity/Temperature (CT) recorders were deployed between March 2010 and April 2011 on shallow water moorings located in Vieques Sound, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Passage USVI. Teledyne RD Instruments Ocean Surveyor 150kHz and Workhorse 300kHz ADCPs were utilized during cruises conducted between March 2010 and April 2011 in Vieques Sound, Puerto Rico, Virgin Passage USVI, and the surrounding region.

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Metadata Date 2020-06-15T04:09:32Z
Metadata Created Date December 4, 2020
Metadata Updated Date April 10, 2021
Reference Date(s) June 14, 2012 (publication)
Frequency Of Update asNeeded

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Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Date 2020-06-15T04:09:32Z
Metadata Created Date December 4, 2020
Metadata Updated Date April 10, 2021
Reference Date(s) June 14, 2012 (publication)
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Guid gov.noaa.nodc:0088063
Access Constraints Cite as: Smith, Ryan, H.; NOAA Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory (2012). Ocean current velocity, temperature and salinity collected during 2010 and 2011 in Vieques Sound and Virgin Passage (NCEI Accession 0088063). [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/archive/accession/0088063. Accessed [date]., Use liability: NOAA and NCEI cannot provide any warranty as to the accuracy, reliability, or completeness of furnished data. Users assume responsibility to determine the usability of these data. The user is responsible for the results of any application of this data for other than its intended purpose.
Bbox East Long -62.1286
Bbox North Lat 25.511
Bbox South Lat 16.7238
Bbox West Long -76.02
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Frequency Of Update asNeeded
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Licence accessLevel: Public
Metadata Language eng
Metadata Type geospatial
Old Spatial {"type": "Polygon", "coordinates": [[[-76.02, 16.7238], [-62.1286, 16.7238], [-62.1286, 25.511], [-76.02, 25.511], [-76.02, 16.7238]]]}
Progress completed
Spatial Data Service Type
Spatial Reference System
Spatial Harvester True
Temporal Extent Begin 2010-03-03
Temporal Extent End 2011-04-23

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