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 2015-06-20 11:45:14
DATE_UPDATE 2015-06-20 11:45:14
Float characteristics
PLATFORM_NUMBER 2900979
PTT 095343
TRANS_SYSTEM ARGOS
TRAN_SYSTEM_ID 03119
TRANS_FREQUENCY 401648000
POSITIONING_SYSTEM ARGOS
PLATFORM_FAMILY FLOAT
PLATFORM_TYPE APEX
PLATFORM_MAKER WRC
FIRMWARE_VERSION 062608
MANUAL_VERSION 111109
FLOAT_SERIAL_NO 4787
STANDARD_FORMAT_ID 001070
DAC_FORMAT_ID A14
WMO_INST_TYPE 846
PROJECT_NAME Routine-JMA
DATA_CENTRE JA
PI_NAME JMA
ANOMALY none
BATTERY_TYPE Alkaline
BATTERY_PACKS n/a
CONTROLLER_BOARD_TYPE_PRIMARY APF9A
CONTROLLER_BOARD_TYPE_SECONDARY none
CONTROLLER_BOARD_SERIAL_NO_PRIMARY 6599
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 2010-11-06 01:46:58
LAUNCH_LATITUDE 28.019
LAUNCH_LONGITUDE 137.051
LAUNCH_QC 1
START_DATE 2010-11-06 01:46:58
START_DATE_QC 1
STARTUP_DATE 2010-11-06 01:46:58
STARTUP_DATE_QC none
DEPLOYMENT_PLATFORM Ryofumaru
DEPLOYMENT_CRUISE_ID RF10-01
DEPLOYMENT_REFERENCE_STATION_ID RF-3546
END_MISSION_DATE 2010-11-06 01:46:58
END_MISSION_STATUS T
Sensor information
SENSOR CTD_PRES
SENSOR_MAKER KISTLER
SENSOR_MODEL KISTLER
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 2074566
SENSOR CTD_TEMP
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE41
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 4731
SENSOR CTD_CNDC
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE41
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 4731
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=(output-PTCA0+PTCA1*t+PTCA2*t^2)*PTCB0/(PTCB0+PTCB1*t+PTCB2*t^2), t=PTHA0+PTHA1*y+PTHA2*y^2, y=thermistor_output
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COEFFICIENT PA0=-6.647380e-01 PA1=1.409817e-01 PA2=1.486205e-08 PTCA0=-9.413856e+01 PTCA1=-5.607196e-01 PTCA2=1.586757e-02 PTCB0=1.007632e+02 PTCB1=-6.048906e-03 PTCB2=0.000000e+00 PTHA0=-9.711273e+01 PTHA1=4.244165e-02 PTHA2=4.848499e-07
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT calibrated at 2009/10/28
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_EQUATION Conductivity(S/m)=(g+h*f^2+i*f^3+j*f^4)/(1+CTcor*t+CPcor*p) where f=output*sqrt(1.0+WBOTC*t)/1000, t=TEMP, p=PRES
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COEFFICIENT g=-1.001533e+00 h=1.343391e-01 i=-3.310347e-04 j=4.130324e-05 CPCOR=-9.570001e-08 CTCOR=3.250000e-06 WBOTC=3.044810e-08
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT calibrated at 2009/10/25
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_EQUATION Temperature[ITS-90](degC)=1/{a0+a1[ln(n)]+a2[ln^2(n)]+a3[ln^3(n)]}-273.15 where n=output
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COEFFICIENT a0=4.962611e-05 a1=2.729321e-04 a2=-2.382875e-06 a3=1.488236e-07
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT calibrated at 2009/10/25
Configuration parameters
CONFIG_AscentTime_hours 6.204
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 120
CONFIG_Direction_NUMBER 1
CONFIG_DownTime_hours 102
CONFIG_MissionPreludeTime_hours 6
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 1000
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 95.796
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 2010
CONFIG_TransmissionRepetitionPeriod_seconds 44
CONFIG_UpTime_hours 18
CONFIG_MISSION_NUMBER 0
CONFIG_AscentTime_hours 6.204
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 120
CONFIG_Direction_NUMBER 1
CONFIG_DownTime_hours 102
CONFIG_MissionPreludeTime_hours 6
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 1000
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 95.796
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 2010
CONFIG_TransmissionRepetitionPeriod_seconds 44
CONFIG_UpTime_hours 18
CONFIG_MISSION_COMMENT none