Endeavour North Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler 75 kHz Deployed 2011-09-13 (Current Data)

The RDI Workhorse Long Ranger ADCP 75 kHz (3868) was deployed on 2011-09-13 at Endeavour North. This north section of the Endeavour Hydrothermal Vents includes two moorings to monitor the regional circulation. This device is a Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler 75 kHz. Acoustic Doppler Current Profilers (ADCP) are hydroacoustic instruments, similar to sonars. ADCPs measure current speed and direction at multiple predetermined depths simultaneously. ADCPs use the Doppler effect of sound waves that are scattered by particles in seawater over a depth range. It was deployed on a fixed platform. Data from this deployment were archived and made available through Ocean Networks Canada's Oceans 2.0 digital infrastructure, with quality assurance and derived data products following established practices.

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Metadata Reference Date(s) July 22, 2020, 22:13 (UTC) (Creation)
November 15, 2021, 23:53 (UTC) (Revision)
Dataset Reference Date(s) November 15, 2021 (Creation)
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Responsible Party 1
Name
Ocean Networks Canada Society
Email
datastewardship@oceannetworks.ca
Role
Custodian

Field Value
Ocean Variables Surface Currents
Scope Dataset
Status Completed
Spatial Extent { "coordinates": [ -129.0875383333, 47.9747483333 ], "type": "Point" }
North Bounding Latitude 47.9747483333
South Bounding Latitude 47.9747483333
East Bounding Longitude -129.0875383333
West Bounding Longitude -129.0875383333
Temporal Extent
Begin
2011-09-13
End
2018-06-28
Vertical Extent
Min
1893.0
Max
1893.0
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