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García-Herrera, Ricardo; Können, Gunther P; Wheeler, Dennis A; Prieto, Maria del Rosario; Jones, Philip D; Koek, Frits B (2010): Meteorological observations during HIPPOMENES cruise from Baroes to Sinkel started at 1839-06-15. Nationaal Archief of the Netherlands, Den Haag, Netherland, PANGAEA,, In: Jones, Philip D; Wheeler, Dennis A; Können, Gunther P; Koek, Frits B; Prieto, Maria del Rosario; García-Herrera, Ricardo (2007): Climatological observations from ship logbooks between 1750 and 1854 (release 2.1). PANGAEA,

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García-Herrera, Ricardo; Können, Gunther P; Wheeler, Dennis A; Prieto, Maria del Rosario; Jones, Philip D; Koek, Frits B (2005): CLIWOC: A Climatological Database for the World's Oceans 1750–1854 (and 10 more publications about CLIWOC results in the same volume). Climatic Change, 73(1-2), 1-12ff,
Date/Time Start: 1839-06-15T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1839-06-16T00:00:00
Hippomenes_18390615_MAR_D23905_2109 * Date/Time Start: 1839-06-15T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1839-06-16T00:00:00 * Campaign: Cliwoc_cruise * Device: Underway cruise track measurements (CT) * Comment: Ship: Hippomenes (Korvet), Voyage: Baroes - Sinkel, 1st Observer: G. W. Moll (Kapitein), Company: MER
#NameShort NameUnitPrincipal InvestigatorMethodComment
4Wind directiondddegWind direction (from which the wind is blowing) in whole degrees from: 1-360; 361 = calm, 362 = variable. It is not clear from many logbook entries whether the wind direction has been corrected for the magnetic variation (or declination). To avoid any misunderstanding, all winds from reports that included a valid position in the period 1750-1854 were corrected. All other wind directions are given without being corrected.
5Wind speedffm/scalculated from the descriptive terms of wind force given in the observations
6Image numberImageIdentification Number of the original image
7LandmarkLandmarkName of first landmark
8BearingBearingBearing of the first landmark
9LandmarkLandmarkName of second landmark
10BearingBearingBearing of the second landmark
11LandmarkLandmarkName of third landmark
12BearingBearingBearing of the third landmark
13WatchWatchName of the period of 4 hours which is known as a watch or duty on board ships
14GlassesGlassesNumber of glasses within a watch; one watch equals 8 glasses
15Wind direction descriptionWind dir descrAll reported wind directions on this day. The wind direction is the direction that points to where the wind comes from.
16Wind force descriptionWind force descrAll reported wind forces on this day
17Present weatherwwWeather description
18GustsGusts1 If wind gusts are reported
19Precipitation/RainRain1 If rain was reported
20FogFog1 If fog was reported
21Snow typeSnow1 If snow was reported
22ThunderThunder1 If thunder and or lightning was reported
23HailHail1 If hail was reported
24Sea iceSea ice1 If sea-ice or icebergs were reported
25IdentificationIDCLIWOC 2.1 line number
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