Meta Data

(Update 21-Nov-2017 UTC)

General information on the meta-data file
DATA_TYPE none
FORMAT_VERSION 3.1
HANDBOOK_VERSION 1.2
DATE_CREATION 2015-06-18 12:05:14
DATE_UPDATE 2015-06-18 12:05:14
Float characteristics
PLATFORM_NUMBER 2900319
PTT 17793
TRANS_SYSTEM ARGOS
TRAN_SYSTEM_ID 02147
TRANS_FREQUENCY 401650000
POSITIONING_SYSTEM ARGOS
PLATFORM_FAMILY FLOAT
PLATFORM_TYPE PROVOR_MT
PLATFORM_MAKER METOCEAN
FIRMWARE_VERSION n/a
MANUAL_VERSION 09/12/02 ver.1.4
FLOAT_SERIAL_NO MT049
STANDARD_FORMAT_ID 100004
DAC_FORMAT_ID P3
WMO_INST_TYPE 841
PROJECT_NAME J-ARGO
DATA_CENTRE JA
PI_NAME JAMSTEC
ANOMALY none
BATTERY_TYPE Lithium
BATTERY_PACKS none
CONTROLLER_BOARD_TYPE_PRIMARY n/a
CONTROLLER_BOARD_TYPE_SECONDARY none
CONTROLLER_BOARD_SERIAL_NO_PRIMARY n/a
CONTROLLER_BOARD_SERIAL_NO_SECONDARY none
SPECIAL_FEATURES none
FLOAT_OWNER JAMSTEC
OPERATING_INSTITUTION JAMSTEC
CUSTOMISATION none
Float deployment and mission information
LAUNCH_DATE 2002-12-12 09:40:39
LAUNCH_LATITUDE 32.0706
LAUNCH_LONGITUDE 140.9589
LAUNCH_QC 1
START_DATE 2002-12-12 09:40:39
START_DATE_QC 9
STARTUP_DATE 2002-12-12 09:40:39
STARTUP_DATE_QC 1
DEPLOYMENT_PLATFORM Mirai
DEPLOYMENT_CRUISE_ID MR02-K02
DEPLOYMENT_REFERENCE_STATION_ID C25
END_MISSION_DATE 2002-12-12 09:40:39
END_MISSION_STATUS T
Sensor information
SENSOR CTD_PRES
SENSOR_MAKER AMETEK
SENSOR_MODEL AMETEK
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 2657717487
SENSOR CTD_TEMP
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE41CP
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 0209
SENSOR CTD_CNDC
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE41CP
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 0209
Float parameter information
PARAMETER PRES
PARAMETER_SEMSOR CTD_PRES
PARAMETER_UNITS decibar
PARAMETER_ACCURACY 2.4
PARAMETER_RESOLUTION 0.1
PARAMETER PSAL
PARAMETER_SEMSOR CTD_CNDC
PARAMETER_UNITS psu
PARAMETER_ACCURACY 0.005
PARAMETER_RESOLUTION 0.001
PARAMETER TEMP
PARAMETER_SEMSOR CTD_TEMP
PARAMETER_UNITS degree_Celsius
PARAMETER_ACCURACY 0.002
PARAMETER_RESOLUTION 0.001
Float calibration information
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_EQUATION y = thermistor output; t = PTHA0 + PTHA1 * y + PTHA2 * y^2; x = pressure output - PTCA0 - PTCA1 * t - PTCA2 * t^2; n = x * PTCB0 / (PTCB0 + PTCB1 * t + PTCB2 * t^2); pressure (psia) = PA0 + PA1 * n + PA2 * n^2;
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COEFFICIENT PA0=9.234704e-02, PA1=1.414412e-01, PA2=1.633150e-08, PTHA0=5.650261e+01, PTHA1=-5.431413e-02, PTHA2=1.251561e-05, PTCA0=5.462710e+01, PTCA1=4.413234e-01, PTCA2=-5.847146e-03, PTCB0=1.003447e+02, PTCB1=1.064161e-02, PTCB2=-1.931235e-04
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT Calibrated on 29/Oct/2001
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_EQUATION f = INST FREQ * sqrt(1.0 + WBOTC * t) / 1000.0; Conductivity = (g + h * f^2+ i * f^3 + j * f^4) / (1 + d * t + e * p) Siemens / meter; t = temperature[degree C]; p = pressure[decibars]; d = CTcor; e = CPcor;
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COEFFICIENT g=-1.043788e+00, h=1.566366e-01, i=-2.181434e-04, j=3.984945e-05, CPcor=-9.570000e-08, CTcor=3.250000e-06, WBOTC=2.704000e-05
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT Calibrated on 05/Nov/2001
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_EQUATION Temperature ITS-90 = 1/{a0 + a1[ln(n)] + a2[ln^2(n)] + a3[ln^3(n)]} - 273.15 (degree C); n = instrument output;
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COEFFICIENT a0=-6.311609e-05, a1=2.903238e-04, a2=-3.430416e-06, a3=1.860212e-07
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT Calibrated on 05/Nov/2001
Configuration parameters
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 72
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 2000
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 2000
CONFIG_Direction_NUMBER 1
CONFIG_TransmissionRepetitionPeriod_seconds 30
CONFIG_TransmissionMinTime_hours 12
CONFIG_AscentTime_hours 6.173
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 42.716
CONFIG_ParkSamplingPeriod_hours 1
CONFIG_ClockAscentStart_HH 15
CONFIG_FloatReferenceDay_FloatDay 0
CONFIG_MaxCycles_NUMBER 255
CONFIG_GroundingMode_LOGICAL 0
CONFIG_MISSION_NUMBER 0
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 72
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 2000
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 2000
CONFIG_Direction_NUMBER 1
CONFIG_TransmissionRepetitionPeriod_seconds 30
CONFIG_TransmissionMinTime_hours 12
CONFIG_AscentTime_hours 6.173
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 42.716
CONFIG_ParkSamplingPeriod_hours 1
CONFIG_ClockAscentStart_HH 15
CONFIG_FloatReferenceDay_FloatDay 0
CONFIG_MaxCycles_NUMBER 255
CONFIG_GroundingMode_LOGICAL 0
CONFIG_MISSION_COMMENT none