Meta Data

(Update 28-May-2020 UTC)

General information on the meta-data file
DATA_TYPE none
FORMAT_VERSION 3.1
HANDBOOK_VERSION 1.2
DATE_CREATION 2018-06-15 13:57:09
DATE_UPDATE 2018-06-15 13:57:09
Float characteristics
PLATFORM_NUMBER 1901679
PTT n/a
TRANS_SYSTEM IRIDIUM
TRAN_SYSTEM_ID n/a
TRANS_FREQUENCY n/a
POSITIONING_SYSTEM GPS
PLATFORM_FAMILY FLOAT
PLATFORM_TYPE S2A
PLATFORM_MAKER MRV
FIRMWARE_VERSION SBE602 MRVS2A_2_22
MANUAL_VERSION SBE602 MRVS2A_2_
FLOAT_SERIAL_NO 7131
STANDARD_FORMAT_ID n/a
DAC_FORMAT_ID SOLO2IR_TS9
WMO_INST_TYPE 854
PROJECT_NAME US ARGO PROJECT
DATA_CENTRE AO
PI_NAME BRECK OWENS
ANOMALY n/a
BATTERY_TYPE Lithium
BATTERY_PACKS n/a 2 (s/n: 1200066 1200049);
CONTROLLER_BOARD_TYPE_PRIMARY n/a
CONTROLLER_BOARD_TYPE_SECONDARY n/a
CONTROLLER_BOARD_SERIAL_NO_PRIMARY n/a
CONTROLLER_BOARD_SERIAL_NO_SECONDARY n/a
SPECIAL_FEATURES n/a
FLOAT_OWNER BRECK OWENS
OPERATING_INSTITUTION WHOI, Woods Hole, MA
CUSTOMISATION n/a
Float deployment and mission information
LAUNCH_DATE none
LAUNCH_LATITUDE -26.7391490936279
LAUNCH_LONGITUDE 38.1669006347656
LAUNCH_QC 1
START_DATE none
START_DATE_QC 1
STARTUP_DATE none
STARTUP_DATE_QC 1
DEPLOYMENT_PLATFORM R/V FRS Algoa
DEPLOYMENT_CRUISE_ID Alg197_ASCLME
DEPLOYMENT_REFERENCE_STATION_ID yes, stn02
END_MISSION_DATE none
END_MISSION_STATUS none
Sensor information
SENSOR CTD_TEMP
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE41CP
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 4484
SENSOR CTD_CNDC
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE41CP
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 4484
SENSOR CTD_PRES
SENSOR_MAKER DRUCK
SENSOR_MODEL DRUCK_2900PSIA
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 3556952
Float parameter information
PARAMETER TEMP
PARAMETER_SEMSOR CTD_TEMP
PARAMETER_UNITS degree_Celsius
PARAMETER_ACCURACY n/a
PARAMETER_RESOLUTION n/a
PARAMETER PSAL
PARAMETER_SEMSOR CTD_CNDC
PARAMETER_UNITS psu
PARAMETER_ACCURACY n/a
PARAMETER_RESOLUTION n/a
PARAMETER PRES
PARAMETER_SEMSOR CTD_PRES
PARAMETER_UNITS decibar
PARAMETER_ACCURACY n/a
PARAMETER_RESOLUTION n/a
Float calibration information
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_EQUATION n/a
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COEFFICIENT n/a
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT temperature calibration date 17 09 2012
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_EQUATION n/a
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COEFFICIENT n/a
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT conductivity calibration date 17 09 2012
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_EQUATION n/a
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COEFFICIENT n/a
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT pressure calibration date 14 09 2012
Configuration parameters
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 8.9688
CONFIG_DescentToParkTimeOut_hours 5
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 220.799
CONFIG_AscentToSurfaceTimeOut_hours 3
CONFIG_SurfaceTimeOut_hours 1
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 300
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 1000
CONFIG_DescentToProfTimeOut_hours 0
CONFIG_TargetAscentSpeed_cm/s 11
CONFIG_PRESInverseGain_COUNT 25
CONFIG_PRESOffset_COUNT 10
CONFIG_TEMPInverseGain_COUNT 1000
CONFIG_TEMPOffset_COUNT 5
CONFIG_PSALInverseGain_COUNT 1000
CONFIG_PSALOffset_COUNT 1
CONFIG_MISSION_NUMBER 0
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 150
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 150
CONFIG_AscentToSurfaceTimeOut_hours 3
CONFIG_DescentToParkTimeOut_hours 6
CONFIG_DescentToProfTimeOut_hours 0
CONFIG_TargetAscentSpeed_cm/s 11
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours none
CONFIG_PRESInverseGain_COUNT 25
CONFIG_PRESOffset_COUNT 10
CONFIG_TEMPInverseGain_COUNT 1000
CONFIG_TEMPOffset_COUNT 5
CONFIG_PSALInverseGain_COUNT 1000
CONFIG_PSALOffset_COUNT 1
CONFIG_MISSION_COMMENT none
CONFIG_MISSION_NUMBER 1
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 1000
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 300
CONFIG_AscentToSurfaceTimeOut_hours 3
CONFIG_DescentToParkTimeOut_hours 5
CONFIG_DescentToProfTimeOut_hours 0
CONFIG_TargetAscentSpeed_cm/s 11
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 8.9688
CONFIG_PRESInverseGain_COUNT 25
CONFIG_PRESOffset_COUNT 10
CONFIG_TEMPInverseGain_COUNT 1000
CONFIG_TEMPOffset_COUNT 5
CONFIG_PSALInverseGain_COUNT 1000
CONFIG_PSALOffset_COUNT 1
CONFIG_MISSION_COMMENT none
CONFIG_MISSION_NUMBER 2
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 1000
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 300
CONFIG_AscentToSurfaceTimeOut_hours 3
CONFIG_DescentToParkTimeOut_hours 1
CONFIG_DescentToProfTimeOut_hours 2.5
CONFIG_TargetAscentSpeed_cm/s 11
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 87.4704
CONFIG_PRESInverseGain_COUNT 25
CONFIG_PRESOffset_COUNT 10
CONFIG_TEMPInverseGain_COUNT 1000
CONFIG_TEMPOffset_COUNT 5
CONFIG_PSALInverseGain_COUNT 1000
CONFIG_PSALOffset_COUNT 1
CONFIG_MISSION_COMMENT none
CONFIG_MISSION_NUMBER 3
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 1000
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 300
CONFIG_AscentToSurfaceTimeOut_hours 4
CONFIG_DescentToParkTimeOut_hours 2
CONFIG_DescentToProfTimeOut_hours 2.5
CONFIG_TargetAscentSpeed_cm/s 11
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 88.4688
CONFIG_PRESInverseGain_COUNT 25
CONFIG_PRESOffset_COUNT 10
CONFIG_TEMPInverseGain_COUNT 1000
CONFIG_TEMPOffset_COUNT 5
CONFIG_PSALInverseGain_COUNT 1000
CONFIG_PSALOffset_COUNT 1
CONFIG_MISSION_COMMENT none
CONFIG_MISSION_NUMBER 4
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 2000
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 1000
CONFIG_AscentToSurfaceTimeOut_hours 10
CONFIG_DescentToParkTimeOut_hours 6.6667
CONFIG_DescentToProfTimeOut_hours 6.6667
CONFIG_TargetAscentSpeed_cm/s 11
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 1124.82
CONFIG_PRESInverseGain_COUNT 25
CONFIG_PRESOffset_COUNT 10
CONFIG_TEMPInverseGain_COUNT 1000
CONFIG_TEMPOffset_COUNT 5
CONFIG_PSALInverseGain_COUNT 1000
CONFIG_PSALOffset_COUNT 1
CONFIG_MISSION_COMMENT none
CONFIG_MISSION_NUMBER 5
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 1000
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 1000
CONFIG_AscentToSurfaceTimeOut_hours 6.6667
CONFIG_DescentToParkTimeOut_hours 6.6667
CONFIG_DescentToProfTimeOut_hours 0
CONFIG_TargetAscentSpeed_cm/s 11
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 1115.63
CONFIG_PRESInverseGain_COUNT 25
CONFIG_PRESOffset_COUNT 10
CONFIG_TEMPInverseGain_COUNT 1000
CONFIG_TEMPOffset_COUNT 5
CONFIG_PSALInverseGain_COUNT 1000
CONFIG_PSALOffset_COUNT 1
CONFIG_MISSION_COMMENT none
CONFIG_MISSION_NUMBER 6
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 1500
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 1000
CONFIG_AscentToSurfaceTimeOut_hours 6.6667
CONFIG_DescentToParkTimeOut_hours 6.6667
CONFIG_DescentToProfTimeOut_hours 0
CONFIG_TargetAscentSpeed_cm/s 11
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 1116.9
CONFIG_PRESInverseGain_COUNT 25
CONFIG_PRESOffset_COUNT 10
CONFIG_TEMPInverseGain_COUNT 1000
CONFIG_TEMPOffset_COUNT 5
CONFIG_PSALInverseGain_COUNT 1000
CONFIG_PSALOffset_COUNT 1
CONFIG_MISSION_COMMENT none