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 2016-12-22 09:05:30
DATE_UPDATE 2016-12-22 09:05:30
Float characteristics
PLATFORM_NUMBER 5901531
PTT 22720
TRANS_SYSTEM ARGOS
TRAN_SYSTEM_ID 02147
TRANS_FREQUENCY n/a
POSITIONING_SYSTEM ARGOS
PLATFORM_FAMILY FLOAT
PLATFORM_TYPE NINJA
PLATFORM_MAKER TSK
FIRMWARE_VERSION n/a
MANUAL_VERSION n/a
FLOAT_SERIAL_NO 7245
STANDARD_FORMAT_ID 300002
DAC_FORMAT_ID N2
WMO_INST_TYPE 856
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 2008-08-28 10:37:00
LAUNCH_LATITUDE 14.0142
LAUNCH_LONGITUDE 154.9931
LAUNCH_QC 1
START_DATE 2008-08-28 10:37:00
START_DATE_QC 1
STARTUP_DATE 2008-08-28 10:37:00
STARTUP_DATE_QC 1
DEPLOYMENT_PLATFORM Mirai
DEPLOYMENT_CRUISE_ID MR07-01
DEPLOYMENT_REFERENCE_STATION_ID M07016
END_MISSION_DATE 2008-08-28 10:37:00
END_MISSION_STATUS T
Sensor information
SENSOR CTD_PRES
SENSOR_MAKER DRUCK
SENSOR_MODEL DRUCK
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 2369687
SENSOR CTD_TEMP
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE41
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 1154
SENSOR CTD_CNDC
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE41
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 1154
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=1.054967e+01, PA1=1.385178e-01, PA2=-3.662624e-08, PTCA0=-4.659156e+00, PTCA1=3.323260e+00, PTCA2=5.290652e-04, PTCB0=2.585987e+01, PTCB1=-2.825000e-03, PTCB2=.000000e+00, PTHA0=-5.863900e+01, PTHA1=5.140888e-02, PTHA2=1.386050e-07
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT Calibrated on 22/Nov/2006
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=-9.916027e-01, h=1.420320e-01, i=-3.881412e-04, j=5.048432e-05, CPcor=-9.570000e-08, CTcor=3.250000e-06, WBOTC=-2.831228e-07
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT Calibrated on 28/Nov/2006
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=-2.712179e-05, a1=2.781297e-04, a2=-2.441839e-06, a3=1.595014e-07
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT Calibrated on 28/Nov/2006
Configuration parameters
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 240
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 1000
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 2000
CONFIG_Direction_NUMBER 1
CONFIG_TransmissionRepetitionPeriod_seconds 60
CONFIG_TransmissionMinTime_hours 10
CONFIG_AscentTime_hours 6.173
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 215.89
CONFIG_ParkSamplingPeriod_hours 24
CONFIG_MissionPreludeTime_hours 35
CONFIG_MaxCycles_NUMBER 150
CONFIG_MISSION_NUMBER 0
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 240
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 1000
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 2000
CONFIG_Direction_NUMBER 1
CONFIG_TransmissionRepetitionPeriod_seconds 60
CONFIG_TransmissionMinTime_hours 10
CONFIG_AscentTime_hours 6.173
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 215.89
CONFIG_ParkSamplingPeriod_hours 24
CONFIG_MissionPreludeTime_hours 35
CONFIG_MaxCycles_NUMBER 150
CONFIG_MISSION_COMMENT none