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Data Page from Oct. 5 2000

All information is from the Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions Voyage 1, 2000/2001 Davis-Mawson-Heard Island taken by Aurora Australis.

All observations taken at 0500 Universal Time. All temperatures are in degrees Celsius.


Air Temp

Sea Temp
Ice Conditions
Weather Conditions
Sea Conditions
Oct. 5

-46 47.15
142 06.113

Partly cloudy
moderate to rough seas with heavy swell


Oct 5: Ship still rather quiet with about a third of expos up and about; Arrived sediment trap site at 1500 (Iocal); Talked to trap and released - currently looking for trap but no luck so far; Expos are stationed on monkey island and heli deck as lookouts.




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