Meta Data

(Update 1-Jun-2020 UTC)

General information on the meta-data file
DATA_TYPE none
FORMAT_VERSION 3.1
HANDBOOK_VERSION 1.2
DATE_CREATION 2019-11-26 01:00:29
DATE_UPDATE 2019-11-26 01:00:29
Float characteristics
PLATFORM_NUMBER 3901274
PTT n/a
TRANS_SYSTEM IRIDIUM
TRAN_SYSTEM_ID n/a
TRANS_FREQUENCY n/a
POSITIONING_SYSTEM GPS
PLATFORM_FAMILY FLOAT
PLATFORM_TYPE SOLO_II
PLATFORM_MAKER SIO_IDG
FIRMWARE_VERSION V02.40; SBE602 08May17
MANUAL_VERSION V02.40
FLOAT_SERIAL_NO 8564
STANDARD_FORMAT_ID 202024
DAC_FORMAT_ID SOLO2IR_TS36
WMO_INST_TYPE 853
PROJECT_NAME US ARGO PROJECT
DATA_CENTRE AO
PI_NAME DEAN ROEMMICH
ANOMALY none
BATTERY_TYPE Lithium
BATTERY_PACKS 1 CPU (sn=0030); 3 PUMP (sn=0141 0143 0145);
CONTROLLER_BOARD_TYPE_PRIMARY GG32 Rev:6.2
CONTROLLER_BOARD_TYPE_SECONDARY none
CONTROLLER_BOARD_SERIAL_NO_PRIMARY 2422
CONTROLLER_BOARD_SERIAL_NO_SECONDARY none
SPECIAL_FEATURES Buoyancy diagnostics are being placed in the auxiliary directory, as the reporting of such data has not been standardized.
FLOAT_OWNER none
OPERATING_INSTITUTION SIO
CUSTOMISATION none
Float deployment and mission information
LAUNCH_DATE none
LAUNCH_LATITUDE -32.501
LAUNCH_LONGITUDE -113.914
LAUNCH_QC 0
START_DATE none
START_DATE_QC 9
STARTUP_DATE none
STARTUP_DATE_QC 3
DEPLOYMENT_PLATFORM R/V Palmer
DEPLOYMENT_CRUISE_ID P06E
DEPLOYMENT_REFERENCE_STATION_ID CTD station #186
END_MISSION_DATE none
END_MISSION_STATUS none
Sensor information
SENSOR CTD_PRES
SENSOR_MAKER DRUCK
SENSOR_MODEL DRUCK_2900PSIA
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 10445350
SENSOR CTD_TEMP
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE41CP_V7.2.5
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 9326
SENSOR CTD_CNDC
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE41CP_V7.2.5
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 9326
Float parameter information
PARAMETER PRES
PARAMETER_SEMSOR CTD_PRES
PARAMETER_UNITS dbar
PARAMETER_ACCURACY 1.5%
PARAMETER_RESOLUTION 0.01 dbar
PARAMETER TEMP
PARAMETER_SEMSOR CTD_TEMP
PARAMETER_UNITS degC (ITS-90)
PARAMETER_ACCURACY 0.002 degC
PARAMETER_RESOLUTION 0.0001 degC
PARAMETER PSAL
PARAMETER_SEMSOR CTD_CNDC
PARAMETER_UNITS psu
PARAMETER_ACCURACY 0.002 psu
PARAMETER_RESOLUTION 0.0001 psu
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 = 1.506303E-01 PA1 = 3.939302E-04 PA2 = -2.981233E-13 PTCA0 = -1.214444E+03 PTCA1 = -1.414976E+01 PTCA2 = 1.512263E+00 PTCB0 = 3.098298E+05 PTCB1 = 7.020498E+01 PTCB2 = -1.723800E+00 PTHA0 = 3.247893E+02 PTHA1 = -6.058233E-05 PTHA2 = -1.626416E-12 POFFSET = 0.000000E+00
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT Pressure Calibration Date 28 12 2016
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_EQUATION n=Instrument Output (counts); Temperature (ITS-90) = 1/{a0+a1[ln(n)]+a2[ln^2(n)]+a3[ln^3(n)]}-273.15 (oC);
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COEFFICIENT TA0 = -8.681776E-04 TA1 = 2.977389E-04 TA2 = -4.118774E-06 TA3 = 1.553696E-07
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT Temperature Calibration Date 01 01 2017
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_EQUATION f=INST_FREQ*sqrt(1.0+wBOTC*t)/1000.0;Conductivity=(g+h*f^2+i*f^3+j*f^4)/10(1+delta*t+epsilon*p) Siemens/meter;t=temperature[degC];p=pressure[dbar];delta=CTcor;epsilon=CPcor;
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COEFFICIENT G = -1.013776E+00 H = 1.441809E-01
Configuration parameters
CONFIG_PressureActivationCheckTime_hours 0.17
CONFIG_PressureActivation_dbar 50
CONFIG_Direction_NUMBER 1
CONFIG_IceDetectionMixedLayerPMax_dbar 40
CONFIG_IceDetectionMixedLayerPMin_dbar 20
CONFIG_BitMaskMonthsIceDetectionActive_NUMBER 0
CONFIG_IceDetection_degC -1.65
CONFIG_CTDPumpStopPressure_dbar 1
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 1100
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 1000
CONFIG_AscentToSurfaceTimeOut_hours 3
CONFIG_DescentToParkTimeOut_hours 5
CONFIG_DescentToProfTimeOut_hours 0
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 0
CONFIG_AscentSpeedMin_cm/s 10
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriods_COUNT 2
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriodsIntervals_seconds 7200
CONFIG_SurfaceTimeOut_hours 0.817
CONFIG_DescentAdjustmentToBuoyancy_seconds 0
CONFIG_MaxDelayBeforeCycleStart_minutes 0
CONFIG_PRESInverseGain_COUNT 25
CONFIG_PRESOffset_COUNT 10
CONFIG_TEMPInverseGain_COUNT 1000
CONFIG_TEMPOffset_COUNT 5
CONFIG_PSALInverseGain_COUNT 1000
CONFIG_PSALOffset_COUNT 1
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 12.82
CONFIG_MISSION_NUMBER 0
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 1100
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 1000
CONFIG_AscentToSurfaceTimeOut_hours 3
CONFIG_DescentToParkTimeOut_hours 5
CONFIG_DescentToProfTimeOut_hours 0
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 0
CONFIG_AscentSpeedMin_cm/s 10
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriods_COUNT 2
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriodsIntervals_seconds 7200
CONFIG_SurfaceTimeOut_hours 0.817
CONFIG_BitMaskMonthsIceDetectionActive_NUMBER 0
CONFIG_DescentAdjustmentToBuoyancy_seconds 0
CONFIG_MaxDelayBeforeCycleStart_minutes 0
CONFIG_PRESInverseGain_COUNT 25
CONFIG_PRESOffset_COUNT 10
CONFIG_TEMPInverseGain_COUNT 1000
CONFIG_TEMPOffset_COUNT 5
CONFIG_PSALInverseGain_COUNT 1000
CONFIG_PSALOffset_COUNT 1
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 12.82
CONFIG_MISSION_COMMENT none
CONFIG_MISSION_NUMBER 1
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 1500
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 1000
CONFIG_AscentToSurfaceTimeOut_hours 8.33
CONFIG_DescentToParkTimeOut_hours 6.67
CONFIG_DescentToProfTimeOut_hours 2
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 7
CONFIG_AscentSpeedMin_cm/s 10
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriods_COUNT 2
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriodsIntervals_seconds 7200
CONFIG_SurfaceTimeOut_hours 0.817
CONFIG_BitMaskMonthsIceDetectionActive_NUMBER 0
CONFIG_DescentAdjustmentToBuoyancy_seconds 0
CONFIG_MaxDelayBeforeCycleStart_minutes 0
CONFIG_PRESInverseGain_COUNT 25
CONFIG_PRESOffset_COUNT 10
CONFIG_TEMPInverseGain_COUNT 1000
CONFIG_TEMPOffset_COUNT 5
CONFIG_PSALInverseGain_COUNT 1000
CONFIG_PSALOffset_COUNT 1
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 24.6
CONFIG_MISSION_COMMENT none
CONFIG_MISSION_NUMBER 2
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 1500
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 1000
CONFIG_AscentToSurfaceTimeOut_hours 8.33
CONFIG_DescentToParkTimeOut_hours 6.67
CONFIG_DescentToProfTimeOut_hours 2
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 7
CONFIG_AscentSpeedMin_cm/s 13
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriods_COUNT 2
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriodsIntervals_seconds 7200
CONFIG_SurfaceTimeOut_hours 0.6
CONFIG_BitMaskMonthsIceDetectionActive_NUMBER 0
CONFIG_DescentAdjustmentToBuoyancy_seconds 0
CONFIG_MaxDelayBeforeCycleStart_minutes 0
CONFIG_PRESInverseGain_COUNT 25
CONFIG_PRESOffset_COUNT 10
CONFIG_TEMPInverseGain_COUNT 1000
CONFIG_TEMPOffset_COUNT 5
CONFIG_PSALInverseGain_COUNT 1000
CONFIG_PSALOffset_COUNT 1
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 23.44
CONFIG_MISSION_COMMENT none
CONFIG_MISSION_NUMBER 3
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 2000
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 1000
CONFIG_AscentToSurfaceTimeOut_hours 10
CONFIG_DescentToParkTimeOut_hours 6.67
CONFIG_DescentToProfTimeOut_hours 5.5
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 219.33
CONFIG_AscentSpeedMin_cm/s 13
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriods_COUNT 2
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriodsIntervals_seconds 7200
CONFIG_SurfaceTimeOut_hours 0.6
CONFIG_BitMaskMonthsIceDetectionActive_NUMBER 0
CONFIG_DescentAdjustmentToBuoyancy_seconds 0
CONFIG_MaxDelayBeforeCycleStart_minutes 0
CONFIG_PRESInverseGain_COUNT 25
CONFIG_PRESOffset_COUNT 10
CONFIG_TEMPInverseGain_COUNT 1000
CONFIG_TEMPOffset_COUNT 5
CONFIG_PSALInverseGain_COUNT 1000
CONFIG_PSALOffset_COUNT 1
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 240.32
CONFIG_MISSION_COMMENT none
CONFIG_MISSION_NUMBER 4
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 2000
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 1000
CONFIG_AscentToSurfaceTimeOut_hours 10
CONFIG_DescentToParkTimeOut_hours 6.67
CONFIG_DescentToProfTimeOut_hours 5.5
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 220
CONFIG_AscentSpeedMin_cm/s 13
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriods_COUNT 2
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriodsIntervals_seconds 7200
CONFIG_SurfaceTimeOut_hours 0.6
CONFIG_BitMaskMonthsIceDetectionActive_NUMBER 0
CONFIG_DescentAdjustmentToBuoyancy_seconds 0
CONFIG_MaxDelayBeforeCycleStart_minutes 0
CONFIG_PRESInverseGain_COUNT 25
CONFIG_PRESOffset_COUNT 10
CONFIG_TEMPInverseGain_COUNT 1000
CONFIG_TEMPOffset_COUNT 5
CONFIG_PSALInverseGain_COUNT 5000
CONFIG_PSALOffset_COUNT -25
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 240.99
CONFIG_MISSION_COMMENT none