WOCE- Bathymetric Data Version
3.0: April 2002
This was a product of the US National Geophysical Data Center and the WOCE Data Information Unit with assistance from the British Oceanographic Data Centre
Version 3.0: April 2002
Corrected depths and positions are available for 58 One-Time Hydrographic Cruises and 33 Repeat Cruises. Archived copies are in the NGDC Marine Trackline Database (GEODAS) and locatable by the NGDC identifier, by a search on "WOCE" or by Expocode and Line number. (updated on November 29, 2003)
The Marine Geology and Geophysics Division of the National Geophysical Data Center and the WOCE DIU have collaborated in assembling and quality controlling the available bathymetry data sets from WOCE cruises. These data were in a variety formats and in many cases a judgment needed to be made as to whether sound velocity corrections have been applied. Observation times were not always available.
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Please contact the US National Geophysical Data Center with queries about the datasets quoting the NGDC Reference Number given tin the table.
This disk should be referenced as "WOCE Data Products Committee. 2002. WOCE Global Data, Version 3.0, WOCE International Project Office, WOCE Report No. 180/02, Southampton, UK.