Meta Data

(Update 23-Sep-2020 UTC)

General information on the meta-data file
DATA_TYPE none
FORMAT_VERSION 3.1
HANDBOOK_VERSION 1.2
DATE_CREATION 2015-06-14 01:25:10
DATE_UPDATE 2015-06-14 01:25:10
Float characteristics
PLATFORM_NUMBER 5900384
PTT 19555
TRANS_SYSTEM ARGOS
TRAN_SYSTEM_ID 02147
TRANS_FREQUENCY 401650000
POSITIONING_SYSTEM ARGOS
PLATFORM_FAMILY FLOAT
PLATFORM_TYPE APEX
PLATFORM_MAKER WRC
FIRMWARE_VERSION 072602
MANUAL_VERSION 073102
FLOAT_SERIAL_NO 782
STANDARD_FORMAT_ID 001019
DAC_FORMAT_ID A4
WMO_INST_TYPE 846
PROJECT_NAME J-ARGO
DATA_CENTRE JA
PI_NAME JAMSTEC
ANOMALY Significant salty drift present.
BATTERY_TYPE Alkaline
BATTERY_PACKS none
CONTROLLER_BOARD_TYPE_PRIMARY APF8b
CONTROLLER_BOARD_TYPE_SECONDARY none
CONTROLLER_BOARD_SERIAL_NO_PRIMARY 1055
CONTROLLER_BOARD_SERIAL_NO_SECONDARY none
SPECIAL_FEATURES none
FLOAT_OWNER JAMSTEC
OPERATING_INSTITUTION JAMSTEC
CUSTOMISATION none
Float deployment and mission information
LAUNCH_DATE 2007-04-09 21:33:37
LAUNCH_LATITUDE 26.9994
LAUNCH_LONGITUDE -165.0119
LAUNCH_QC 1
START_DATE 2007-04-09 21:33:37
START_DATE_QC 1
STARTUP_DATE 2007-04-09 21:33:37
STARTUP_DATE_QC 1
DEPLOYMENT_PLATFORM Hakuhomaru
DEPLOYMENT_CRUISE_ID KH-03-1
DEPLOYMENT_REFERENCE_STATION_ID C35 AR15
END_MISSION_DATE 2007-04-09 21:33:37
END_MISSION_STATUS T
Sensor information
SENSOR CTD_PRES
SENSOR_MAKER DRUCK
SENSOR_MODEL DRUCK
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 2123
SENSOR CTD_TEMP
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE41
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 816
SENSOR CTD_CNDC
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE41
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 816
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=-1.821759e-01, PA1=1.379410e-01, PA2=-4.269830e-08, PTHA0=-7.048431e+01, PTHA1=5.894009e-02, PTHA2=-2.925598e-06, PTCA0=-9.483928e+01, PTCA1=-9.660347e-03, PTCA2=-2.032570e-03, PTCB0=2.502538e+01, PTCB1=-1.525000e-03, PTCB2=.000000e+00
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT Calibrated on 23/Aug/2002
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=-1.015290e+00, h=1.438588e-01, i=-1.599160e-04, j=3.490337e-05, CPcor=-9.570000e-08, CTcor=3.250000e-06, WBOTC=5.642100e-07
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT Calibrated on 03/Sep/2002
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=-1.303316e-04, a1=3.149922e-04, a2=-6.153779e-06, a3=2.656741e-07
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT Calibrated on 03/Sep/2002
Configuration parameters
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 240
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 2000
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 2000
CONFIG_Direction_NUMBER 1
CONFIG_TransmissionRepetitionPeriod_seconds 30
CONFIG_DownTime_hours 225
CONFIG_UpTime_hours 15
CONFIG_AscentTime_hours 6.173
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 218.827
CONFIG_AscentToSurfaceTimeOut_hours 9
CONFIG_MissionPreludeTime_hours 6
CONFIG_DepthTable_NUMBER 45
CONFIG_PistonFullExtension_COUNT 252
CONFIG_OkVacuum_COUNT 115
CONFIG_PressureBladderMax_COUNT 145
CONFIG_MISSION_NUMBER 0
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 240
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 2000
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 2000
CONFIG_Direction_NUMBER 1
CONFIG_TransmissionRepetitionPeriod_seconds 30
CONFIG_DownTime_hours 225
CONFIG_UpTime_hours 15
CONFIG_AscentTime_hours 6.173
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 218.827
CONFIG_AscentToSurfaceTimeOut_hours 9
CONFIG_MissionPreludeTime_hours 6
CONFIG_DepthTable_NUMBER 45
CONFIG_PistonFullExtension_COUNT 252
CONFIG_OkVacuum_COUNT 115
CONFIG_PressureBladderMax_COUNT 145
CONFIG_MISSION_COMMENT none