A hull mounted Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler measured current velocity as a part of operations conducted in lease block GC600 on cruise PE13-09. Data were collected on board the R/V Pelican, Sep 3-7, 2012.
Arne R. Diercks. 2016. R/V Pelican: PE13-09 Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler (ADCP) data, Gulf of Mexico, September 3-7, 2012. Distributed by: Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative Information and Data Cooperative (GRIIDC), Harte Research Institute, Texas A&M University–Corpus Christi. doi:10.7266/N7862DGZ
These current velocity data were determined in support of ongoing mooring and deep sea lander experiments at (GC600)
Data Parameters and Units:
u = Eastward sea water velocity (m/s); v = Northward sea water velocity (m/s); Ensemble #; Date (yyyymmdd); Time (hmmss.ss); N (Latitude, decimal minutes); W (Longitude, decimal minutes)