XCTD data east of Kerguelen from the 2014 MYCTO Cruise

Date 2019-04-04
Temporal extent 2014-01-23 -2014-02-05
Author(s) Park Young-HyangORCID1, Durand IsabelleORCID1
Affiliation(s) 1 : Laboratoire LOCEAN-IPSL, Sorbonne Université (UPMC, Univ. Paris 6)-CNRS-IRD-MNHN, Paris, France
DOI 10.17882/59879
Publisher SEANOE

MAKER (PI: Y.-H. Park) is a multiannual project of hydrographic observations in the east of the Kerguelen Islands using XCTD casts. In 2014, the project was carried out on the RV Marion Dufresne during the MD 197 /MYCTO cruise in collaboration with the team from the MyctO-3D-MAP study (PI: Y.Cherel). The main objectives were to monitor the variability over time and space of the Polar Front's vertical structure and to estimate the vertical and horizontal diffusivities in the region. A total of 43 XCTD + 2 XBT profiles were obtained at 38 discreet stations, doubling 7 profiles. About 20 % profiles reached a maximum depth of 1850 m.

Licence CC-BY
File Size Format Processing Access
XCTD Data 27 MB NC, NetCDF Raw data Open access
XBT Data 77 KB NC, NetCDF Raw data Open access
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Park Young-Hyang, Durand Isabelle (2019). XCTD data east of Kerguelen from the 2014 MYCTO Cruise. SEANOE. https://doi.org/10.17882/59879