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Chesapeake City (cb1301)

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Metadata: Currents

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General Information

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Attribute Value
Data Type Currents
Station ID cb1301
Station Name Chesapeake City
Project Chesapeake Bay North PORTS
Latitude 39° 31.832' N
Longitude 75° 49.657' W
Deployment/Recovery Dates (UTC) Nov 18, 2016 17:30:00 / not recovered
Approximate Sensor Depth * 8.2ft / 2.50m
Sensor Orientation Side (Shore-Mounted)
Time Zone UTC -5
Sample Interval 6 min
Time Meridian 75 W
NOAA Chart # 12274
Approximate Flood Direction (deg true) 91.0

* The elevation cannot be linked, connected or related to any tidal or geodetic datum published by NOS.

Deployment History

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Deployed Recovered Lat/Lon
2016-11-18 17:30:00 39° 31.832' N
75° 49.657' W
2015-09-21 11:00:00 2016-11-18 16:00:00 39° 31.832' N
75° 49.657' W
2015-05-26 17:30:00 2015-09-20 18:00:00 39° 31.832' N
75° 49.657' W
2012-10-10 17:30:00 2015-05-26 16:00:00 39° 31.832' N
75° 49.657' W
2012-09-04 18:00:00 2012-10-10 15:30:00 39° 31.832' N
75° 49.657' W
2011-07-07 18:00:00 2012-09-03 23:00:00 39° 31.832' N
75° 49.657' W
2010-10-05 18:00:00 2011-07-07 17:00:00 39° 31.832' N
75° 49.657' W
2007-03-01 06:00:00 2010-09-24 00:00:00 39° 31.820' N
75° 49.581' W
2006-07-27 16:15:00 2007-02-06 14:41:00 39° 31.820' N
75° 49.581' W
2005-02-23 00:00:00 2006-07-27 00:00:00 39° 31.835' N
75° 49.665' W
2003-12-16 00:00:00 2005-02-04 00:00:00 39° 31.835' N
75° 49.665' W
Deployed Recovered Latitude Longitude
2016-11-18 17:30:00 39° 31.832' N 75° 49.657' W
2015-09-21 11:00:00 2016-11-18 16:00:00 39° 31.832' N 75° 49.657' W
2015-05-26 17:30:00 2015-09-20 18:00:00 39° 31.832' N 75° 49.657' W
2012-10-10 17:30:00 2015-05-26 16:00:00 39° 31.832' N 75° 49.657' W
2012-09-04 18:00:00 2012-10-10 15:30:00 39° 31.832' N 75° 49.657' W
2011-07-07 18:00:00 2012-09-03 23:00:00 39° 31.832' N 75° 49.657' W
2010-10-05 18:00:00 2011-07-07 17:00:00 39° 31.832' N 75° 49.657' W
2007-03-01 06:00:00 2010-09-24 00:00:00 39° 31.820' N 75° 49.581' W
2006-07-27 16:15:00 2007-02-06 14:41:00 39° 31.820' N 75° 49.581' W
2005-02-23 00:00:00 2006-07-27 00:00:00 39° 31.835' N 75° 49.665' W
2003-12-16 00:00:00 2005-02-04 00:00:00 39° 31.835' N 75° 49.665' W

Revised: 08/08/2018
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