The Naval Oceanographic Office (NAVOCEANO), the largest subordinate command within the Naval Meteorology and Oceanography Command, is responsible for providing oceanographic products and services to all elements of the Department of Defense. NAVOCEANO is located at John C. Stennis Space Center in south Mississippi.
From data collection through production and analysis, NAVOCEANO provides the warfighter the best available knowledge of the maritime battlespace. This includes tailored oceanographic, hydrographic, bathymetric, geophysical and acoustic products and services that aid in safe navigation and effective mission planning.
As you browse our pages please keep in mind the command’s mission, vision and goals, as we do each day while working to serve our country and, just as importantly, our community.