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 2014-07-18 13:22:51
DATE_UPDATE 2014-07-18 13:22:51
Float characteristics
PLATFORM_NUMBER 5900085
PTT 25290
TRANS_SYSTEM ARGOS
TRAN_SYSTEM_ID 14281
TRANS_FREQUENCY 1/58
POSITIONING_SYSTEM ARGOS
PLATFORM_FAMILY FLOAT
PLATFORM_TYPE SOLO
PLATFORM_MAKER SIO_IDG
FIRMWARE_VERSION V0.2; SBE522 02Aug01
MANUAL_VERSION V0.2
FLOAT_SERIAL_NO 2007
STANDARD_FORMAT_ID 2000002
DAC_FORMAT_ID SOLO_TS2
WMO_INST_TYPE 851
PROJECT_NAME US ARGO PROJECT
DATA_CENTRE AO
PI_NAME DEAN ROEMMICH
ANOMALY none
BATTERY_TYPE Lithium
BATTERY_PACKS 1 CPU (sn=945 ); 4 PUMP (sn=2630 2631 2632 2633);
CONTROLLER_BOARD_TYPE_PRIMARY SOLO HC12 V3.3
CONTROLLER_BOARD_TYPE_SECONDARY none
CONTROLLER_BOARD_SERIAL_NO_PRIMARY 3219
CONTROLLER_BOARD_SERIAL_NO_SECONDARY none
SPECIAL_FEATURES none
FLOAT_OWNER none
OPERATING_INSTITUTION SIO
CUSTOMISATION none
Float deployment and mission information
LAUNCH_DATE 2002-05-11 06:00:42
LAUNCH_LATITUDE -8.07
LAUNCH_LONGITUDE 170.015
LAUNCH_QC 1
START_DATE 2002-05-11 06:00:42
START_DATE_QC 9
STARTUP_DATE 2002-05-11 06:00:42
STARTUP_DATE_QC none
DEPLOYMENT_PLATFORM R/V Ka'imimoana
DEPLOYMENT_CRUISE_ID KA-01-06
DEPLOYMENT_REFERENCE_STATION_ID none
END_MISSION_DATE 2002-05-11 06:00:42
END_MISSION_STATUS T
Sensor information
SENSOR CTD_PRES
SENSOR_MAKER AMETEK
SENSOR_MODEL AMETEK_3000PSIA
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 2657710661
SENSOR CTD_TEMP
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE41CP_V1.4
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 68
SENSOR CTD_CNDC
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE41CP_V1.4
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 68
Float parameter information
PARAMETER PRES
PARAMETER_SEMSOR CTD_PRES
PARAMETER_UNITS dbar
PARAMETER_ACCURACY 1.5%
PARAMETER_RESOLUTION 0.01 dbar
PARAMETER PSAL
PARAMETER_SEMSOR CTD_CNDC
PARAMETER_UNITS psu
PARAMETER_ACCURACY 0.002 psu
PARAMETER_RESOLUTION 0.0001 psu
PARAMETER TEMP
PARAMETER_SEMSOR CTD_TEMP
PARAMETER_UNITS degC (ITS-90)
PARAMETER_ACCURACY 0.002 degC
PARAMETER_RESOLUTION 0.0001 degC
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 = -2.281608e+00 PA1 = 1.414735e-01 PA2 = 8.494445e-09 PTCA0 = -2.541827e+00 PTCA1 = -5.820336e-01 PTCA2 = -1.046407e-02 PTCB0 = 1.002455e+02 PTCB1 = 1.297157e-02 PTCB2 = -2.291783e-04 PTHA0 = 5.632863e+01 PTHA1 = -5.397813e-02 PTHA2 = 1.238509e-05 POFFSET =
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT Pressure Calibration Date 2 5 2001
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+delta*t+epsilon*p) Siemens/meter;t=temperature[degC];p=pressure[dbar];delta=CTcor;epsilon=CPcor;
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COEFFICIENT G = -1.039214e+00 H = 1.471022e-01 I = -2.527209e-04 J = 4.144744e-05 CPCOR = -9.570001e-08 CTCOR = 3.250000e-06 WBOTC = 1.941900e-05
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT Conductivity Calibration Date 2 5 2001
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_EQUATION Temperature (ITS-90) = 1/{a0+a1[ln(n)]+a2[ln^2(n)]+a3[ln^3(n)]}-273.15 (oC);
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COEFFICIENT T
Configuration parameters
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 1092
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 1000
CONFIG_AscentToSurfaceTimeOut_hours 8.56
CONFIG_DescentToParkTimeOut_hours 8.56
CONFIG_DescentToProfTimeOut_hours 8.56
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 8.3
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriods_COUNT 2
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriodsIntervals_seconds 7200
CONFIG_SurfaceTimeOut_hours 24.01
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 240.24
CONFIG_MISSION_NUMBER 0
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 1092
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 1000
CONFIG_AscentToSurfaceTimeOut_hours 8.56
CONFIG_DescentToParkTimeOut_hours 8.56
CONFIG_DescentToProfTimeOut_hours 8.56
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 8.3
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriods_COUNT 2
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriodsIntervals_seconds 7200
CONFIG_SurfaceTimeOut_hours 24.01
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 240.24
CONFIG_MISSION_COMMENT none