Meta Data

(Update 26-Sep-2020 UTC)

General information on the meta-data file
DATA_TYPE none
FORMAT_VERSION 3.1
HANDBOOK_VERSION 1.2
DATE_CREATION 2015-06-16 18:25:15
DATE_UPDATE 2015-06-16 18:25:15
Float characteristics
PLATFORM_NUMBER 5900150
PTT 24375
TRANS_SYSTEM ARGOS
TRAN_SYSTEM_ID 02147
TRANS_FREQUENCY 401650000
POSITIONING_SYSTEM ARGOS
PLATFORM_FAMILY FLOAT
PLATFORM_TYPE PROVOR_MT
PLATFORM_MAKER METOCEAN
FIRMWARE_VERSION n/a
MANUAL_VERSION 22/05/01 draft
FLOAT_SERIAL_NO MT013
STANDARD_FORMAT_ID 100002
DAC_FORMAT_ID P1
WMO_INST_TYPE 841
PROJECT_NAME J-ARGO
DATA_CENTRE JA
PI_NAME JAMSTEC
ANOMALY none
BATTERY_TYPE Lithium
BATTERY_PACKS none
CONTROLLER_BOARD_TYPE_PRIMARY n/a
CONTROLLER_BOARD_TYPE_SECONDARY none
CONTROLLER_BOARD_SERIAL_NO_PRIMARY n/a
CONTROLLER_BOARD_SERIAL_NO_SECONDARY none
SPECIAL_FEATURES none
FLOAT_OWNER JAMSTEC
OPERATING_INSTITUTION JAMSTEC
CUSTOMISATION none
Float deployment and mission information
LAUNCH_DATE 2003-05-04 01:37:17
LAUNCH_LATITUDE 12.6456
LAUNCH_LONGITUDE -173.0039
LAUNCH_QC 1
START_DATE 2003-05-04 01:37:17
START_DATE_QC 9
STARTUP_DATE 2003-05-04 01:37:17
STARTUP_DATE_QC 1
DEPLOYMENT_PLATFORM Hakuhomaru
DEPLOYMENT_CRUISE_ID KH-01-3
DEPLOYMENT_REFERENCE_STATION_ID none
END_MISSION_DATE 2003-05-04 01:37:17
END_MISSION_STATUS T
Sensor information
SENSOR CTD_PRES
SENSOR_MAKER AMETEK
SENSOR_MODEL AMETEK
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 2657714135
SENSOR CTD_TEMP
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE41CP
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 0182
SENSOR CTD_CNDC
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE41CP
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 0182
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=-3.171723e+00, PA1=1.414499e-01, PA2=1.340267e-08, PTHA0=5.634413e+01, PTHA1=-5.428063e-02, PTHA2=1.249532e-05, PTCA0=4.707020e+01, PTCA1=-7.139895e-01, PTCA2=-1.274719e-02, PTCB0=1.003336e+02, PTCB1=1.079545e-02, PTCB2=-2.136364e-04
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT Calibrated on 27/Jan/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 + d * t + e * p) Siemens / meter; t = temperature[degree C]; p = pressure[decibars]; d = CTcor; e = CPcor;
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COEFFICIENT g=-9.844519e-01, h=1.485858e-01, i=-2.568033e-04, j=4.265662e-05, CPcor=-9.570000e-08, CTcor=3.250000e-06, WBOTC=2.558700e-05
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT Calibrated on 31/Jan/2001
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=-2.839914e-05, a1=2.790354e-04, a2=-2.650892e-06, a3=1.664277e-07
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT Calibrated on 31/Jan/2001
Configuration parameters
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 240
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 1900
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 1900
CONFIG_Direction_NUMBER 1
CONFIG_TransmissionRepetitionPeriod_seconds 30
CONFIG_TransmissionMinTime_hours 12
CONFIG_AscentTime_hours 5.864
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 211.58
CONFIG_ParkSamplingPeriod_hours 24
CONFIG_ClockAscentStart_HH 18
CONFIG_FloatReferenceDay_FloatDay 0
CONFIG_MaxCycles_NUMBER 255
CONFIG_GroundingMode_LOGICAL 0
CONFIG_MISSION_NUMBER 0
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 240
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 1900
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 1900
CONFIG_Direction_NUMBER 1
CONFIG_TransmissionRepetitionPeriod_seconds 30
CONFIG_TransmissionMinTime_hours 12
CONFIG_AscentTime_hours 5.864
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 211.58
CONFIG_ParkSamplingPeriod_hours 24
CONFIG_ClockAscentStart_HH 18
CONFIG_FloatReferenceDay_FloatDay 0
CONFIG_MaxCycles_NUMBER 255
CONFIG_GroundingMode_LOGICAL 0
CONFIG_MISSION_COMMENT none