Meta Data

(Update 24-Sep-2020 UTC)

General information on the meta-data file
DATA_TYPE none
FORMAT_VERSION 3.1
HANDBOOK_VERSION 1.2
DATE_CREATION 2015-05-13 01:45:20
DATE_UPDATE 2015-05-13 01:45:20
Float characteristics
PLATFORM_NUMBER 2901044
PTT 97938
TRANS_SYSTEM ARGOS
TRAN_SYSTEM_ID 22147
TRANS_FREQUENCY 401654000
POSITIONING_SYSTEM ARGOS
PLATFORM_FAMILY FLOAT
PLATFORM_TYPE PROVOR
PLATFORM_MAKER NKE
FIRMWARE_VERSION 5815A03
MANUAL_VERSION 16/03/10 rev.4
FLOAT_SERIAL_NO 10027
STANDARD_FORMAT_ID 101001
DAC_FORMAT_ID P7
WMO_INST_TYPE 841
PROJECT_NAME Argo eq. JAMSTEC
DATA_CENTRE JA
PI_NAME JAMSTEC
ANOMALY none
BATTERY_TYPE Alkaline
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 2012-02-17 07:01:31
LAUNCH_LATITUDE 37.0983
LAUNCH_LONGITUDE 141.3986
LAUNCH_QC 1
START_DATE 2012-02-17 07:01:31
START_DATE_QC 1
STARTUP_DATE 2012-02-17 07:01:31
STARTUP_DATE_QC 1
DEPLOYMENT_PLATFORM Mirai
DEPLOYMENT_CRUISE_ID MR11-E01
DEPLOYMENT_REFERENCE_STATION_ID 20110401Area2-St.3
END_MISSION_DATE 2012-02-17 07:01:31
END_MISSION_STATUS T
Sensor information
SENSOR CTD_PRES
SENSOR_MAKER DRUCK
SENSOR_MODEL DRUCK
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 3041911
SENSOR CTD_TEMP
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE41CP_V2
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 2827
SENSOR CTD_CNDC
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE41CP_V2
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 2827
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=1.119553e-01, PA1=1.402109e-01, PA2=-4.117620e-08, PTHA0=-7.032891e+01, PTHA1=5.085456e-02, PTHA2=-4.609356e-07, PTCA0=6.235825e+01, PTCA1=9.493196e-02, PTCA2=-2.684181e-03, PTCB0=2.525125e+01, PTCB1=4.500000e-04, PTCB2=.000000e+00
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT Calibrated on 18/Oct/2010
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=-1.032402e+00, h=1.435540e-01, i=-3.643428e-04, j=4.543930e-05, CPcor=-9.570001e-08, CTcor=3.250000e-06, WBOTC=9.299973e-08
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT Calibrated on 25/Oct/2010
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=6.956425e-05, a1=2.715831e-04, a2=-2.278979e-06, a3=1.465854e-07
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT Calibrated on 25/Oct/2010
Configuration parameters
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 24
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 100
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 100
CONFIG_Direction_NUMBER 1
CONFIG_TransmissionRepetitionPeriod_seconds 30
CONFIG_TransmissionMinTime_hours 9
CONFIG_AscentTime_hours 0.309
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 14.135
CONFIG_ParkSamplingPeriod_hours 1
CONFIG_SurfaceTime_HH 22
CONFIG_FloatReferenceDay_FloatDay 0
CONFIG_MaxCycles_NUMBER 999
CONFIG_GroundingMode_LOGICAL 0
CONFIG_CTDPumpStopPressure_dbar 5
CONFIG_MISSION_NUMBER 0
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 24
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 100
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 100
CONFIG_Direction_NUMBER 1
CONFIG_TransmissionRepetitionPeriod_seconds 30
CONFIG_TransmissionMinTime_hours 9
CONFIG_AscentTime_hours 0.309
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 14.135
CONFIG_ParkSamplingPeriod_hours 1
CONFIG_SurfaceTime_HH 22
CONFIG_FloatReferenceDay_FloatDay 0
CONFIG_MaxCycles_NUMBER 999
CONFIG_GroundingMode_LOGICAL 0
CONFIG_CTDPumpStopPressure_dbar 5
CONFIG_MISSION_COMMENT none