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 2015-11-30 22:21:54
DATE_UPDATE 2015-11-30 22:21:54
Float characteristics
PLATFORM_NUMBER 4901177
PTT 395215
TRANS_SYSTEM IRIDIUM
TRAN_SYSTEM_ID 05243
TRANS_FREQUENCY n/a
POSITIONING_SYSTEM GPS
PLATFORM_FAMILY FLOAT
PLATFORM_TYPE NOVA
PLATFORM_MAKER METOCEAN
FIRMWARE_VERSION n/a
MANUAL_VERSION TD 12-012VER1.0
FLOAT_SERIAL_NO 17
STANDARD_FORMAT_ID 600001
DAC_FORMAT_ID 14
WMO_INST_TYPE 865
PROJECT_NAME Argo Canada
DATA_CENTRE ME
PI_NAME Denis Gilbert
ANOMALY none
BATTERY_TYPE Lithium-17V
BATTERY_PACKS 30D Cell Lithium
CONTROLLER_BOARD_TYPE_PRIMARY 015880-100-1.0.0
CONTROLLER_BOARD_TYPE_SECONDARY none
CONTROLLER_BOARD_SERIAL_NO_PRIMARY 26
CONTROLLER_BOARD_SERIAL_NO_SECONDARY none
SPECIAL_FEATURES none
FLOAT_OWNER Department of Fisheries and Oceans
OPERATING_INSTITUTION Department of Fisheries and Oceans
CUSTOMISATION none
Float deployment and mission information
LAUNCH_DATE 2016-02-04 09:00:00
LAUNCH_LATITUDE 50.019
LAUNCH_LONGITUDE -144.964
LAUNCH_QC 1
START_DATE 2016-02-04 09:00:00
START_DATE_QC 1
STARTUP_DATE 2016-02-04 09:00:00
STARTUP_DATE_QC none
DEPLOYMENT_PLATFORM CCGS John P. Tully
DEPLOYMENT_CRUISE_ID none
DEPLOYMENT_REFERENCE_STATION_ID none
END_MISSION_DATE 2016-02-04 09:00:00
END_MISSION_STATUS T
Sensor information
SENSOR CTD_PRES
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE41CP
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 3883
SENSOR CTD_TEMP
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE41CP
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 3883
SENSOR CTD_CNDC
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE41CP
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 3883
Float parameter information
PARAMETER PRES
PARAMETER_SEMSOR CTD_PRES
PARAMETER_UNITS dbars
PARAMETER_ACCURACY 2 dbars
PARAMETER_RESOLUTION 0.1 dbars
PARAMETER TEMP
PARAMETER_SEMSOR CTD_TEMP
PARAMETER_UNITS degree_Celsius
PARAMETER_ACCURACY 0.002 degree_Celsius
PARAMETER_RESOLUTION 0.001 degree_Celsius
PARAMETER PSAL
PARAMETER_SEMSOR CTD_CNDC
PARAMETER_UNITS psu
PARAMETER_ACCURACY 0.005 psu
PARAMETER_RESOLUTION 0.001 psu
Float calibration information
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_EQUATION none
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COEFFICIENT none
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT none
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_EQUATION none
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COEFFICIENT none
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT none
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_EQUATION none
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COEFFICIENT none
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT none
Configuration parameters
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 1000
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 2000
CONFIG_Direction_LOGICAL 1
CONFIG_AscentToSurfaceTimeOut_hours 4.5
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 240
CONFIG_MISSION_NUMBER 0
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 2000
CONFIG_MISSION_COMMENT First time deployed float into the ocean