Meta Data

(Update 31-May-2020 UTC)

General information on the meta-data file
DATA_TYPE none
FORMAT_VERSION 3.1
HANDBOOK_VERSION 1.2
DATE_CREATION 2019-09-13 08:50:30
DATE_UPDATE 2019-09-13 08:50:30
Float characteristics
PLATFORM_NUMBER 2902664
PTT 9707
TRANS_SYSTEM IRIDIUM
TRAN_SYSTEM_ID 161149
TRANS_FREQUENCY n/a
POSITIONING_SYSTEM IRIDIUM
POSITIONING_SYSTEM GPS
PLATFORM_FAMILY FLOAT
PLATFORM_TYPE APEX
PLATFORM_MAKER TWR
FIRMWARE_VERSION 062813
MANUAL_VERSION n/a
FLOAT_SERIAL_NO 7386
STANDARD_FORMAT_ID n/a
DAC_FORMAT_ID APEXIR_TS3
WMO_INST_TYPE 846
PROJECT_NAME CHINA ARGO PROJECT
DATA_CENTRE HZ
PI_NAME DAKE CHEN
ANOMALY n/a
BATTERY_TYPE Alkaline
BATTERY_PACKS n/a
CONTROLLER_BOARD_TYPE_PRIMARY APF-9i
CONTROLLER_BOARD_TYPE_SECONDARY n/a
CONTROLLER_BOARD_SERIAL_NO_PRIMARY 9707
CONTROLLER_BOARD_SERIAL_NO_SECONDARY n/a
SPECIAL_FEATURES n/a
FLOAT_OWNER n/a
OPERATING_INSTITUTION CSIO
CUSTOMISATION none
Float deployment and mission information
LAUNCH_DATE none
LAUNCH_LATITUDE 17.999
LAUNCH_LONGITUDE 124.99
LAUNCH_QC 1
START_DATE none
START_DATE_QC 1
STARTUP_DATE none
STARTUP_DATE_QC 1
DEPLOYMENT_PLATFORM KeXue
DEPLOYMENT_CRUISE_ID wp2015
DEPLOYMENT_REFERENCE_STATION_ID n/a
END_MISSION_DATE none
END_MISSION_STATUS none
Sensor information
SENSOR CTD_CNDC
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE41CP
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 7007
SENSOR CTD_TEMP
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE41CP
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 7007
SENSOR CTD_PRES
SENSOR_MAKER DRUCK
SENSOR_MODEL DRUCK_2900PSIA
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 4219023
Float parameter information
PARAMETER PSAL
PARAMETER_SEMSOR CTD_CNDC
PARAMETER_UNITS psu
PARAMETER_ACCURACY 0.005 psu
PARAMETER_RESOLUTION 0.001 psu
PARAMETER TEMP
PARAMETER_SEMSOR CTD_TEMP
PARAMETER_UNITS degC (ITS-90)
PARAMETER_ACCURACY 0.002 degC
PARAMETER_RESOLUTION 0.001 degC
PARAMETER PRES
PARAMETER_SEMSOR CTD_PRES
PARAMETER_UNITS dbar
PARAMETER_ACCURACY 1.5%
PARAMETER_RESOLUTION 0.1 dbar
Float calibration information
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_EQUATION n/a
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COEFFICIENT n/a
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT n/a
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_EQUATION n/a
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COEFFICIENT n/a
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT n/a
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_EQUATION n/a
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COEFFICIENT n/a
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT n/a
Configuration parameters
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 1000
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 2000
CONFIG_UpTime_hours 11
CONFIG_DownTime_hours 229
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 240
CONFIG_PistonPositionPressureActivation_COUNT 16
CONFIG_PistonPark_COUNT 66
CONFIG_AscentToSurfaceTimeOut_hours 9
CONFIG_DescentToProfTimeOut_hours 5
CONFIG_DescentToParkTimeOut_hours 5
CONFIG_PistonProfile_COUNT 16
CONFIG_PressureBladderMax_dbar 124
CONFIG_OkVacuum_COUNT 96
CONFIG_PistonFullExtension_COUNT 226
CONFIG_TelemetryRetryInterval_minutes 15
CONFIG_CPActivationPressure_dbar 1000
CONFIG_IceDetection_degC -1.78
CONFIG_IceDetectionMixedLayerPMax_dbar 50
CONFIG_IceDetectionMixedLayerPMin_dbar 20
CONFIG_AscentSpeedMin_mm/s 80
CONFIG_Direction_NUMBER 1
CONFIG_MeasureBattery_LOGICAL 1
CONFIG_MISSION_NUMBER 0
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 1000
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 2000
CONFIG_UpTime_hours 11
CONFIG_DownTime_hours 229
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 240
CONFIG_PistonPositionPressureActivation_COUNT 16
CONFIG_PistonPark_COUNT 66
CONFIG_AscentToSurfaceTimeOut_hours 9
CONFIG_DescentToProfTimeOut_hours 5
CONFIG_DescentToParkTimeOut_hours 5
CONFIG_PistonProfile_COUNT 16
CONFIG_PressureBladderMax_dbar 124
CONFIG_OkVacuum_COUNT 96
CONFIG_PistonFullExtension_COUNT 226
CONFIG_TelemetryRetryInterval_minutes 15
CONFIG_CPActivationPressure_dbar 1000
CONFIG_IceDetection_degC -1.78
CONFIG_IceDetectionMixedLayerPMax_dbar 50
CONFIG_IceDetectionMixedLayerPMin_dbar 20
CONFIG_AscentSpeedMin_mm/s 80
CONFIG_Direction_NUMBER 1
CONFIG_MeasureBattery_LOGICAL 1
CONFIG_MISSION_COMMENT none