Meta Data

(Update 24-Sep-2020 UTC)

General information on the meta-data file
DATA_TYPE none
FORMAT_VERSION 3.1
HANDBOOK_VERSION 1.2
DATE_CREATION 2014-07-18 16:40:32
DATE_UPDATE 2014-07-18 16:40:32
Float characteristics
PLATFORM_NUMBER 59020
PTT 758
TRANS_SYSTEM ARGOS
TRAN_SYSTEM_ID 00559
TRANS_FREQUENCY 1/68
POSITIONING_SYSTEM ARGOS
PLATFORM_FAMILY FLOAT
PLATFORM_TYPE SOLO
PLATFORM_MAKER SIO_IDG
FIRMWARE_VERSION V0.1; FSI513 22May00
MANUAL_VERSION V0.1
FLOAT_SERIAL_NO 1160
STANDARD_FORMAT_ID 2000001
DAC_FORMAT_ID SOLO_TS1
WMO_INST_TYPE 852
PROJECT_NAME ARGO EQUIVALENT: CONSORTIUM ON THE OCEANS ROLE IN CLIMATE (CORC)
DATA_CENTRE AO
PI_NAME RUSS DAVIS
ANOMALY none
BATTERY_TYPE Lithium
BATTERY_PACKS 1 CPU (sn=1003); 4 PUMP (sn=2353 2354 2395 2396);
CONTROLLER_BOARD_TYPE_PRIMARY SOLO HC12 V3.2
CONTROLLER_BOARD_TYPE_SECONDARY none
CONTROLLER_BOARD_SERIAL_NO_PRIMARY 3136
CONTROLLER_BOARD_SERIAL_NO_SECONDARY none
SPECIAL_FEATURES none
FLOAT_OWNER none
OPERATING_INSTITUTION SIO
CUSTOMISATION none
Float deployment and mission information
LAUNCH_DATE 2000-11-27 19:01:22
LAUNCH_LATITUDE 7.93
LAUNCH_LONGITUDE -154.99
LAUNCH_QC 1
START_DATE 2000-11-27 19:01:22
START_DATE_QC 9
STARTUP_DATE 2000-11-27 19:01:22
STARTUP_DATE_QC none
DEPLOYMENT_PLATFORM R/V Ka'imimoana
DEPLOYMENT_CRUISE_ID 8
DEPLOYMENT_REFERENCE_STATION_ID none
END_MISSION_DATE 2000-11-27 19:01:22
END_MISSION_STATUS T
Sensor information
SENSOR CTD_PRES
SENSOR_MAKER PAINE
SENSOR_MODEL PAINE_3000PSIA
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 191135
SENSOR CTD_TEMP
SENSOR_MAKER FSI
SENSOR_MODEL FSI
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 1685
SENSOR CTD_CNDC
SENSOR_MAKER FSI
SENSOR_MODEL FSI
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 1685
Float parameter information
PARAMETER CNDC
PARAMETER_SEMSOR CTD_CNDC
PARAMETER_UNITS mho/m
PARAMETER_ACCURACY none
PARAMETER_RESOLUTION none
PARAMETER PRES
PARAMETER_SEMSOR CTD_PRES
PARAMETER_UNITS dbar
PARAMETER_ACCURACY none
PARAMETER_RESOLUTION none
PARAMETER PSAL
PARAMETER_SEMSOR CTD_CNDC
PARAMETER_UNITS psu
PARAMETER_ACCURACY none
PARAMETER_RESOLUTION none
PARAMETER TEMP
PARAMETER_SEMSOR CTD_TEMP
PARAMETER_UNITS degC (ITS-90)
PARAMETER_ACCURACY none
PARAMETER_RESOLUTION none
Float calibration information
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_EQUATION Given Ccnts from float; C(mmho/cm) = 32 + Ccnts * CDIV * 4 asal + Tcnts * (bsal + csal * Tcnts); C = COFF + CGAIN * C; C = C * (1 + 7.5e-6 * (CTREF - T) + 1.5e-8 * z(i));
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COEFFICIENT CDIV = 0.002; asal = -0.68470E+01; bsal = 0.41452E-02; csal = 0.14399E-05; COFF = 0.000; CGAIN = 1.000; CTREF = 20.000;
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT C = COFF + CGAIN * C is a post-calibration equation used for further necessary calibration. The following coefficients are provided by the IDG lab, although there is no documentation on their utility. [FSICOEF 09Oct 0 1685 0.039 33.916 66.561 0.010 0.98970];
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_EQUATION Given Pcnts from float; P = POFF + PGAIN * Pcnts;
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COEFFICIENT POFF = 1.0261; PGAIN = -104.5;
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT n/a
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_EQUATION n/a
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COEFFICIENT n/a
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT n/a
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_EQUATION Given Tcnts from float; R (k-ohms) = AT * (BT + Tcnts)/(CT + Tcnts); ln(R) = h1 + h2 * T^-1 + h2 * h3 * T^-3;
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COEFFICIENT AT = -27.37501; BT = -5865.023; CT = 4370.171; h1 = -11.96983; h2 = 4433.363; h3 = -3566.508;
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT n/a
Configuration parameters
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 1206
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 799
CONFIG_AscentToSurfaceTimeOut_hours 8.55
CONFIG_DescentToParkTimeOut_hours 5.77
CONFIG_DescentToProfTimeOut_hours 5.77
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 8.42
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 1206
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 799
CONFIG_AscentToSurfaceTimeOut_hours 8.55
CONFIG_DescentToParkTimeOut_hours 5.77
CONFIG_DescentToProfTimeOut_hours 5.77
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 8.42
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriods_COUNT 2
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriodsIntervals_seconds 7200
CONFIG_SurfaceTimeOut_hours 24.01
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 240.24
CONFIG_MISSION_COMMENT none
CONFIG_MISSION_NUMBER 1
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 1206
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 150
CONFIG_AscentToSurfaceTimeOut_hours 8.55
CONFIG_DescentToParkTimeOut_hours 5.77
CONFIG_DescentToProfTimeOut_hours 5.77
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 8.42
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriods_COUNT 2
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriodsIntervals_seconds 7200
CONFIG_SurfaceTimeOut_hours 24.01
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 240.24
CONFIG_MISSION_COMMENT none