Dataset description: 2017-009-FA_nav

Navigation data collectd aboard the R/V Auk on Stellwagen Bank
Keywordsnavigational data, marine geology
Data typesNavigation


Activities and equipment

ActivityEquipmentHow equipment was used
2017-009-FAFuruno satellite compass SC-30The location information for stations was acquired from a satellite navigation receiver (Furuno satellite compass SC-30, GPS receiver) at two second intervals with a horizontal accuracy of 10 m. The navigation antenna is located 5.3 m forward of the SEABOSS deployment location. This offset was not accounted for in the navigation acquisition.