ng466-20180701T0000


Deployment of a Littoral Battlespace Sensing (LBS) glider owned and operated by the Naval Oceanographic Office (NAVOCEANO). This glider was deployed in the Gulf of Mexico. LBS gliders collect temperature and salinity profiles in the water column. These gliders were provided and operated by the Naval Oceanographic Office (NAVOCEANO) and are part of a larger effort to deploy and operate over 100 gliders simultaneously. Data collected by these Littoral Battlespace Sensing (LBS) gliders is assimilated for use in underwater ocean forecasts that support a wide range of naval operations.

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Distributor Naval Oceanographic Office Glider Operation Center, Naval Oceanographic Office Glider Operations Center, Naval Oceanographic Office Glider Operations Center, John Kerfoot
Point of Contact John Kerfoot
Naval Oceanographic Office
kerfoot@marine.rutgers.edu
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Originator John Kerfoot
Naval Oceanographic Office
kerfoot@marine.rutgers.edu
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contributor Naval Oceanographic Office Glider Operation Center, Naval Oceanographic Office Glider Operations Center, Naval Oceanographic Office Glider Operations Center, John Kerfoot
Dataset Point of Contact IOOS Glider DAC DevOps
IOOS Glider DAC
401-789-6224
ioos-gliders@asascience.com
General Documentation
Associated Documentation Loop Current
Date(s) creation: 2018-08-08
issued: 2018-08-08
creation: 2018-08-08
issued: 2018-08-08
creation: 2018-08-08
issued: 2018-08-08
creation: 2018-08-08
issued: 2018-08-08
Use Limitations This data may be redistributed and used without restriction. Data provided as is with no expressed or implied assurance of quality assurance or quality control
Time Period 2018-08-01T02:21:10Z to 2018-08-06T23:00:14Z
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates N: 26.328108° S: 25.636065° E: -90.604904° W: -91.07107°
Theme keywords Uncategorized
  • glider
  • Spray
  • Slocum
  • trajectory
  • underwater glider
  • water
  • wmo

GCMD Science Keywords
  • In Situ Ocean-based platforms > Seaglider
  • Oceans > Salinity/Density > Salinity
  • Oceans > Salinity/Density > Density
  • Oceans > Salinity/Density > Conductivity
  • Oceans > Ocean Temperature > Water Temperature
  • Oceans > Ocean Pressure > Water Pressure
  • AUVS > Autonomous Underwater Vehicles

CF Standard Name Table v27
  • time
  • latitude
  • longitude
  • time
  • depth
  • sea_water_pressure
  • sea_water_temperature
  • sea_water_electrical_conductivity
  • sea_water_practical_salinity
  • sea_water_density
  • latitude
  • longitude
  • latitude
  • latitude
  • longitude
  • eastward_sea_water_velocity
  • northward_sea_water_velocity
  • latitude
  • longitude
  • sea_water_sigma_t
  • sea_water_potential_temperature
  • sea_water_potential_density
  • speed_of_sound_in_sea_water
  • time
  • sea_water_pressure
  • sea_water_practical_salinity
  • sea_water_practical_salinity
  • sea_water_electrical_conductivity
  • sea_water_temperature

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  • Loop Current

Use Constraints This data may be redistributed and used without restriction. Data provided as is with no expressed or implied assurance of quality assurance or quality control
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