Meta Data

(Update 18-Jan-2021 UTC)

General information on the meta-data file
DATA_TYPE none
FORMAT_VERSION 3.1
HANDBOOK_VERSION 1.2
DATE_CREATION 2015-06-19 01:25:21
DATE_UPDATE 2015-06-19 01:25:21
Float characteristics
PLATFORM_NUMBER 2900661
PTT 067031
TRANS_SYSTEM ARGOS
TRAN_SYSTEM_ID 03119
TRANS_FREQUENCY 401653000
POSITIONING_SYSTEM ARGOS
PLATFORM_FAMILY FLOAT
PLATFORM_TYPE APEX
PLATFORM_MAKER WRC
FIRMWARE_VERSION 070306
MANUAL_VERSION 080106
FLOAT_SERIAL_NO 2979
STANDARD_FORMAT_ID 001043
DAC_FORMAT_ID A9
WMO_INST_TYPE 846
PROJECT_NAME Routine-JMA
DATA_CENTRE JM
PI_NAME JMA
ANOMALY none
BATTERY_TYPE Alkaline
BATTERY_PACKS n/a
CONTROLLER_BOARD_TYPE_PRIMARY APF8
CONTROLLER_BOARD_TYPE_SECONDARY none
CONTROLLER_BOARD_SERIAL_NO_PRIMARY 3141 011 045
CONTROLLER_BOARD_SERIAL_NO_SECONDARY none
SPECIAL_FEATURES none
FLOAT_OWNER n/a
OPERATING_INSTITUTION none
CUSTOMISATION none
Float deployment and mission information
LAUNCH_DATE 2007-05-28 13:40:16
LAUNCH_LATITUDE 25.341
LAUNCH_LONGITUDE 128.987
LAUNCH_QC 1
START_DATE 2007-05-28 13:40:16
START_DATE_QC 1
STARTUP_DATE 2007-05-28 13:40:16
STARTUP_DATE_QC none
DEPLOYMENT_PLATFORM Chofumaru
DEPLOYMENT_CRUISE_ID NC06-09
DEPLOYMENT_REFERENCE_STATION_ID NC-6659
END_MISSION_DATE 2007-05-28 13:40:16
END_MISSION_STATUS T
Sensor information
SENSOR CTD_PRES
SENSOR_MAKER DRUCK
SENSOR_MODEL DRUCK
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 2328570
SENSOR CTD_TEMP
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE41
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 3027
SENSOR CTD_CNDC
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE41
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 3027
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 pressure (psia) = pa0 + pa1*n + pa2*n^2 where n= (pressure output -PTCA0-PTCA1*t-PTCA2*t^2)*PTCB0/(PTCB0+PTCB1*t+PTCB2*t^2) and t=PTHA0 + PTHA1*y + PTHA2*y^2 where y=temperature output
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COEFFICIENT PA0=1.289002e-01 PA1=1.379661e-01 PA2=-3.606028e-08 PTCA0=-2.959675e+01 PTCA1=-5.742797e-03 PTCA2=2.105870e-03 PTCB0=2.601638e+01 PTCB1=-1.725000e-03 PTCB2=0.000000e+00 PTHA0=-5.401763e+01 PTHA1=5.450725e-02 PTHA2=-1.362363e-07
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT calibrated at 2006/06/20
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_EQUATION PSS 1978:C(35,15,0)=4.2914 Siemens/meter, Conductivity = (g + hf^2 + if^3 + jf^4)/(1+CTcor t + CPcor p) where f= output * sqrt(1.0 + WBOTC * t )/1000.
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COEFFICIENT g=-1.029520e+00 h=1.571105e-01 i=-3.567113e-04 j=5.226629e-05 CPcor=-9.570000e-08 CTcor=3.250000e-06 WBOTC=0.000000e+00
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT calibrated at 2006/07/11
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_EQUATION Temperature ITS-90 = 1/{a0 + a1[ln(n)] + a2[ln^2(n)] + a3[ln^3(n)]} -273.15
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COEFFICIENT a0=6.173848e-06 a1=2.736876e-04 a2=-2.059150e-06 a3=1.505453e-07
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT calibrated at 2006/07/11
Configuration parameters
CONFIG_AscentTime_hours 6.173
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 120
CONFIG_Direction_NUMBER 1
CONFIG_DownTime_hours 102
CONFIG_MissionPreludeTime_hours 6
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 1000
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 95.827
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 2000
CONFIG_TransmissionRepetitionPeriod_seconds 44
CONFIG_UpTime_hours 18
CONFIG_MISSION_NUMBER 0
CONFIG_AscentTime_hours 6.173
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 120
CONFIG_Direction_NUMBER 1
CONFIG_DownTime_hours 102
CONFIG_MissionPreludeTime_hours 6
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 1000
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 95.827
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 2000
CONFIG_TransmissionRepetitionPeriod_seconds 44
CONFIG_UpTime_hours 18
CONFIG_MISSION_COMMENT none