Meta Data

(Update 23-Sep-2020 UTC)

General information on the meta-data file
DATA_TYPE none
FORMAT_VERSION 3.1
HANDBOOK_VERSION 1.2
DATE_CREATION 2018-10-24 18:18:26
DATE_UPDATE 2018-10-24 18:18:26
Float characteristics
PLATFORM_NUMBER 2900817
PTT 50034
TRANS_SYSTEM ARGOS
TRAN_SYSTEM_ID 20721
TRANS_FREQUENCY n/a
POSITIONING_SYSTEM ARGOS
PLATFORM_FAMILY FLOAT
PLATFORM_TYPE APEX
PLATFORM_MAKER WRC
FIRMWARE_VERSION 042607
MANUAL_VERSION 042607
FLOAT_SERIAL_NO 3690
STANDARD_FORMAT_ID n/a
DAC_FORMAT_ID APEX_TSB1
WMO_INST_TYPE 846
PROJECT_NAME NAVY, Argo equivalent
DATA_CENTRE AO
PI_NAME CHARLIE HORTON
ANOMALY n/a
BATTERY_TYPE Alkaline
BATTERY_PACKS n/a
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 CHARLIE HORTON
OPERATING_INSTITUTION NAVO
CUSTOMISATION n/a
Float deployment and mission information
LAUNCH_DATE none
LAUNCH_LATITUDE 18
LAUNCH_LONGITUDE 116.5
LAUNCH_QC 1
START_DATE none
START_DATE_QC 1
STARTUP_DATE none
STARTUP_DATE_QC 1
DEPLOYMENT_PLATFORM airplane C-130 Aircraft
DEPLOYMENT_CRUISE_ID n/a
DEPLOYMENT_REFERENCE_STATION_ID n/a
END_MISSION_DATE none
END_MISSION_STATUS none
Sensor information
SENSOR CTD_CNDC
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE41
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 3747
SENSOR CTD_TEMP
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE41
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 3747
SENSOR CTD_PRES
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE41
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 3747
Float parameter information
PARAMETER PRES
PARAMETER_SEMSOR CTD_PRES
PARAMETER_UNITS decibar
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 TEMP
PARAMETER_SEMSOR CTD_TEMP
PARAMETER_UNITS degree_Celsius
PARAMETER_ACCURACY n/a
PARAMETER_RESOLUTION n/a
Float calibration information
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_EQUATION n/a
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COEFFICIENT n/a
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT pressure calibration date 08 10 2007
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_EQUATION n/a
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COEFFICIENT n/a
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT conductivity calibration date 16 10 2007
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_EQUATION n/a
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COEFFICIENT n/a
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT temperature calibration date 16 10 2007
Configuration parameters
CONFIG_ParkAndProfileCycleCounter_COUNT 1
CONFIG_DownTime_hours 57.12
CONFIG_UpTime_hours 15
CONFIG_TransmissionRepetitionPeriod_seconds 32
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 1000
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 1500
CONFIG_MISSION_NUMBER 0
CONFIG_ParkAndProfileCycleCounter_COUNT 1
CONFIG_DownTime_hours 57.12
CONFIG_UpTime_hours 15
CONFIG_TransmissionRepetitionPeriod_seconds 32
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 1000
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 1500
CONFIG_MISSION_COMMENT none