Density is defined as mass per unit volume and is calculated using the temperature, salinity, and pressure of a seawater sample.

Instrument Classes

The following instrument classes include this data product:

  • CTD (CTDAV, CTDPB, CTDGV, CTDMO, and CTDPF)

Typical Units

kg/m^3

Sampling Regime

Water Column

Data Product Specification

DENSITY DPS