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U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2012-1178

Profile Measurements and Data From the 2011 Optics, Acoustics, and Stress In Situ (OASIS) Project at the Martha's Vineyard Coastal Observatory

Mooring Log Table

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Table 4. U.S. Geological Survey instruments used and datafiles collected in the OASIS experiment.

[Identical mooring numbers indicate that the sensor outputs were recorded by the same data logger. Description of Instrumentation and Abbreviations and Symbols]
Mooring ID Instrument Serial No. Elevation (m) Datafile(s)
USGS mooring 910 - 12-m node, profiling arm tripod (41.336475° N, 70.556628° W)
9101 Teledyne RD Instruments Workhorse 1,200-kHz ADCP 6983 3.27 Instrument failed
9102 Sea-Bird SEACAT 16plus V2 recorder 6384 3.16 9102sc-a.nc1
9103 Nortek Aquadopp HR 1-MHz ADCP 5373 1.08 9103HRaqdb-cal.cdf1
9104 SonTek 1.5-MHz PCADP with Hydra logger H96 1.03 9104pcb-cal.cdf1
9104 Seatech 25-cm transmissometer 395 2.75
9104 D&A OBS-3 2184 1.18
9105 SonTek 5-MHz ADV with Hydra logger B245 0.42 9105advrawb-cal.nc2
9105 Seatech 5-cm transmissometer 370 1.2
9105 D&A OBS-3 2183 0.23
9105 Paroscientific Digiquartz pressure sensor 70390 1.53
9106 SonTek 5-MHz ADV with Hydra logger B286 0.42 9106advrawb-cal.nc2
9106 Seatech 5-cm transmissometer 414 1.19
9106 D&A OBS-3 2278 0.61
9106 Paroscientific Digiquartz pressure sensor 62495 1.53
9107 Sea-Bird SEACAT 16plus V2 recorder 6283 0.4 9107sc-a.nc1
9108 IG-20 inclinometer and accelerometer 008000102 profiling arm 9108modx.nc2
9109 Sequoia Scientific LISST-100X (type C) 1302 profiling arm 9109armlisst_eltcorr.nc2
91010 Sequoia Scientific LISST-HOLO 1414 profiling arm *.pgm2
91011 YSI 6600 multiparameter sonde 628 profiling arm 91011armysi_eltcorr.nc2
91012 Aquatec ABSS 278-17 profiling arm 91012abss1_1bT_eltcorr.cdf2
91013 SonTek 5-MHz ADV with Hydra logger B227 profiling arm 91013advb-cal_eltcorr.nc2
91013 Seatech 5-cm transmissometer 369 profiling arm
91013 D&A OBS-3 2182 profiling arm
91013 Paroscientific Digiquartz pressure sensor 69367 profiling arm
91014 IG-20 inclinometer and accelerometer 008000101 profiling arm 91014armaccel.nc2
USGS mooring 911 - 12-m node, Aquadopp monopod (41.336365° N, 70.55656° W)
9111 Nortek Aquadopp 1-MHz profiler 6409 0.16 9111aqd-a.nc1

1 Standard time-series data conforming to format described in Montgomery, E.T., Martini, M.A., Lightsom, F.L., and Butman, B., 2008. Documentation of the U.S. Geological Survey oceanographic time series measurement database: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2007-1194, available at
2 Nonstandard time-series data. A detailed explanation of nonstandard data can be found in appendix 4.
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