PacIOOS Ocean Gliders: SeaGlider 139: Mission 3

Metadata Updated: February 27, 2019

As a part of PacIOOS, ocean gliders provide very detailed information about the physical and chemical condition of the waters around the Hawaiian Islands. Additionally, these data get used in computer models to make predictions about currents. Ocean gliders are small, free-swimming, unmanned vehicles that can cruise the ocean for several months gathering information about the temperature, salinity, and other water properties between the surface and 1000 m depth. A pressure sensor on the glider is able to record the depth throughout the dive. Because gliders are unmanned, they communicate with scientists on land when they are at the surface using an antenna on the end of the glider. The SeaGlider autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) was designed at the University of Washington (UW) Applied Physics Laboratory (APL). These data are taken from Mission 3 of SeaGlider 139.

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Metadata Date February 8, 2018
Metadata Created Date September 27, 2015
Metadata Updated Date February 27, 2019
Reference Date(s) February 4, 2009 (creation), February 4, 2009 (issued)
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Harvested from NOAA CSW Harvest Source

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Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Date February 8, 2018
Metadata Created Date September 27, 2015
Metadata Updated Date February 27, 2019
Reference Date(s) February 4, 2009 (creation), February 4, 2009 (issued)
Responsible Party University of Hawaii (Point of Contact)
Contact Email
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Bbox East Long -157.9478
Bbox North Lat 21.35122
Bbox South Lat 21.03478
Bbox West Long -158.9147
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Frequency Of Update
Guid sg139_3
Harvest Object Id 177f5b35-f324-4c29-8e09-cea583e61e78
Harvest Source Id 2aed8e29-fc5b-4cde-aa66-fb1118fd705e
Harvest Source Title NOAA CSW Harvest Source
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Metadata Language eng
Metadata Type geospatial
Progress
Spatial Data Service Type ERDDAP tabledap
Spatial Reference System
Spatial Harvester True
Temporal Extent Begin 2009-02-04T00:29:50Z
Temporal Extent End 2009-02-17T00:51:10Z

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