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 2015-06-20 15:45:13
DATE_UPDATE 2015-06-20 15:45:13
Float characteristics
PLATFORM_NUMBER 2901655
PTT 70352
TRANS_SYSTEM ARGOS
TRAN_SYSTEM_ID 02147
TRANS_FREQUENCY 401648000
POSITIONING_SYSTEM ARGOS
PLATFORM_FAMILY FLOAT
PLATFORM_TYPE APEX
PLATFORM_MAKER WRC
FIRMWARE_VERSION 061810
MANUAL_VERSION 062410
FLOAT_SERIAL_NO 5189
STANDARD_FORMAT_ID 001077
DAC_FORMAT_ID A17
WMO_INST_TYPE 846
PROJECT_NAME J-ARGO
DATA_CENTRE JA
PI_NAME JAMSTEC
ANOMALY none
BATTERY_TYPE Alkaline
BATTERY_PACKS none
CONTROLLER_BOARD_TYPE_PRIMARY APF9A
CONTROLLER_BOARD_TYPE_SECONDARY none
CONTROLLER_BOARD_SERIAL_NO_PRIMARY 7176
CONTROLLER_BOARD_SERIAL_NO_SECONDARY none
SPECIAL_FEATURES none
FLOAT_OWNER JAMSTEC
OPERATING_INSTITUTION JAMSTEC
CUSTOMISATION none
Float deployment and mission information
LAUNCH_DATE 2012-11-22 04:50:16
LAUNCH_LATITUDE 41.7883
LAUNCH_LONGITUDE 145.975
LAUNCH_QC 1
START_DATE 2012-11-22 04:50:16
START_DATE_QC 1
STARTUP_DATE 2012-11-22 04:50:16
STARTUP_DATE_QC 1
DEPLOYMENT_PLATFORM Kaiunmaru
DEPLOYMENT_CRUISE_ID Squid2011
DEPLOYMENT_REFERENCE_STATION_ID none
END_MISSION_DATE 2012-11-22 04:50:16
END_MISSION_STATUS T
Sensor information
SENSOR CTD_PRES
SENSOR_MAKER KISTLER
SENSOR_MODEL KISTLER
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 2080587
SENSOR CTD_TEMP
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE41
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 5051
SENSOR CTD_CNDC
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE41
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 5051
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=9.092867e+00, PA1=1.402814e-01, PA2=1.577785e-08, PTCA0=5.958774e+02, PTCA1=2.327199e+00, PTCA2=2.839129e-02, PTCB0=1.031073e+02, PTCB1=8.178584e-03, PTCB2=.000000e+00, PTHA0=-9.892401e+01, PTHA1=4.180062e-02, PTHA2=7.899790e-07
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT Calibrated on 13/Jul/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=-1.015750e+00, h=1.494287e-01, i=-3.711439e-04, j=4.866768e-05, CPcor=-9.570001e-08, CTcor=3.250000e-06, WBOTC=2.551216e-08
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT Calibrated on 18/Jul/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=6.248291e-05, a1=2.743259e-04, a2=-2.408574e-06, a3=1.522252e-07
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT Calibrated on 18/Jul/2010
Configuration parameters
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 120
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 1500
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 2010
CONFIG_Direction_NUMBER 1
CONFIG_TransmissionRepetitionPeriod_seconds 30
CONFIG_DownTime_hours 100
CONFIG_UpTime_hours 17
CONFIG_DescentToProfTimeOut_hours 3
CONFIG_DescentToParkTimeOut_hours 5
CONFIG_AscentTime_hours 6.204
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 96.796
CONFIG_AscentToSurfaceTimeOut_hours 9
CONFIG_MissionPreludeTime_hours 6
CONFIG_DepthTable_NUMBER 82
CONFIG_ParkAndProfileCycleCounter_COUNT 1
CONFIG_DownTimeExpiryTimeOfDay_minutes 738
CONFIG_PistonFullExtension_COUNT 226
CONFIG_OkVacuum_COUNT 96
CONFIG_PressureBladderMax_COUNT 120
CONFIG_LoggingVerbosity_NUMBER 2
CONFIG_CompensatorHyperRetraction_COUNT 0
CONFIG_FirstBuoyancyNudge_COUNT 22
CONFIG_MISSION_NUMBER 0
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 120
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 1500
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 2010
CONFIG_Direction_NUMBER 1
CONFIG_TransmissionRepetitionPeriod_seconds 30
CONFIG_DownTime_hours 100
CONFIG_UpTime_hours 17
CONFIG_DescentToProfTimeOut_hours 3
CONFIG_DescentToParkTimeOut_hours 5
CONFIG_AscentTime_hours 6.204
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 96.796
CONFIG_AscentToSurfaceTimeOut_hours 9
CONFIG_MissionPreludeTime_hours 6
CONFIG_DepthTable_NUMBER 82
CONFIG_ParkAndProfileCycleCounter_COUNT 1
CONFIG_DownTimeExpiryTimeOfDay_minutes 738
CONFIG_PistonFullExtension_COUNT 226
CONFIG_OkVacuum_COUNT 96
CONFIG_PressureBladderMax_COUNT 120
CONFIG_LoggingVerbosity_NUMBER 2
CONFIG_CompensatorHyperRetraction_COUNT 0
CONFIG_FirstBuoyancyNudge_COUNT 22
CONFIG_MISSION_COMMENT none