Project/Cruise: NAURU 99

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  • VESSEL: R/V RONALD H. BROWN 
  • DEPARTED: Darwin, Australia on 15 June 1999 
  • ARRIVED: Kwajalein on 19 July 1999
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The allocation of the variables in each file is shown in the table below. For all cruises the data are available in several formats and can be downloaded by clicking on the ACF IGOR CDF and/or ICT link in the download column.

The data are stored in a native ascii ACF format, defined by our group. The same data are also available as an IGOR text file (.itx). IGOR is a scientific graphing, data analysis package from Wavemetrics Inc. The plotting section of this site uses the ACF data converted into a binary netCDF file format. While not directly viewable the file may be downloaded by clicking on the "CDF" link. Projects starting in 2004 also have data available in the ICARTT data format. To download click on "ICT". The ICARTT files are ascii files that are based on the NASA AMES standard.

Some data files from recent cruises may be password protected. To obtain a password, please contact Jim Johnson or Timothy Bates.

Moving the cursor over an "Info Icon" and/or clicking provides additional information on the variables.

Filename Download Parameter Parameter Parameter Parameter Parameter Parameter Parameter Parameter Parameter Parameter Parameter Parameter Parameter Parameter Parameter Parameter Parameter
NAURU99_atm ACF   IGOR   CDF   Ship Latitude Latitude Ship Ship Longitude Longitude Ship Speed over Ground from PMEL GPS GPS-Speed (kt) Ship Course over Ground from PMEL GPS GPS-Course Ship RM Young sensor AirTemp (C) Ship RM Young Sensor RH (%) Barometric Pressure from Ship SCS sensor BaroP (mbar) Insolation from Epply Radiometer Insolation(Wm-2) Wind Speed relative to Ship from Qualimetrics Skyvane 2100 RelWindS (m/s) Wind Dirn relative to Bow (-90/0/+90 for port/ahead/starboard) RelWindD True Wind Speed from Ship SCS, IMET sensor WindS (m/s) Wind Direction from Ship SCS, IMET sensor WindD Eastward Wind from Ship SCS, IMET sensor WindU (m/s) Northward Wind from Ship SCS, IMET sensor WindV (m/s) Rainfall rate from optical sensor RainRate (mm hr-1) Condensation Nuclei Dp > 13 microns (TSI 3760) CN>13 (cm-3) Condensation Nuclei Dp > 12 microns (TSI 3010) CN>12 (cm-3)
NAURU99_sw ACF   IGOR   CDF   Sea Surface Temperature from Thermosalinograph SST (C) Sea Surface Salinity from Thermosalinograph SAL (psu) Nitrate in Seawater from Underway Autoanalzyer NO_3sw (uM)
NAURU99_chlor ACF   IGOR   CDF   Discreet Chlorophyll Chloro (ug L-1)
NAURU99_nph ACF   IGOR   CDF   Aerosol light Absorbance AAbsorb (Mm-1) Aerosol Scattering Blue ScatBlue (Mm-1) Aerosol Scattering Green ScatGreen (Mm-1) Aerosol Scattering Red ScatRed (Mm-1) Aerosol Back Scattering Blue BkSctBlue (Mm-1) Aerosol Back Scattering Green BkSctGrn (Mm-1) Aerosol Back Scattering Red BkSctRed (Mm-1) Submicron Aerosol light Absorbance SubAAbsorb(Mm-1) Submicron Aerosol Scattering Blue SubmSctB (Mm-1) Submicron Aerosol Scattering Green SubmSctG (Mm-1) Submicron Aerosol Scattering Red SubmSctR (Mm-1) Submicron Aerosol Back Scattering Blue SubBkSctB(Mm-1) Submicron Aerosol Back Scattering Green SubBkScatG(Mm-1) Submicron Aerosol Back Scattering Red SubBkScatR(Mm-1)

U.S.Dept of Commerce / NOAA / OAR / PMEL / Atmospheric Chemistry