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 2015-06-23 17:45:14
DATE_UPDATE 2015-06-23 17:45:14
Float characteristics
PLATFORM_NUMBER 5904880
PTT 123604
TRANS_SYSTEM ARGOS
TRAN_SYSTEM_ID 02147
TRANS_FREQUENCY 401646000
POSITIONING_SYSTEM ARGOS
PLATFORM_FAMILY FLOAT
PLATFORM_TYPE ARVOR
PLATFORM_MAKER NKE
FIRMWARE_VERSION 5607A05
MANUAL_VERSION 25/02/13 rev.3
FLOAT_SERIAL_NO OIN-13JAP-ARL-44
STANDARD_FORMAT_ID n/a
DAC_FORMAT_ID V4
WMO_INST_TYPE 844
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 2014-04-14 07:53:07
LAUNCH_LATITUDE 9.5042
LAUNCH_LONGITUDE 157.0374
LAUNCH_QC 1
START_DATE 2014-04-14 07:53:07
START_DATE_QC 1
STARTUP_DATE 2014-04-14 07:53:07
STARTUP_DATE_QC 1
DEPLOYMENT_PLATFORM Keifumaru
DEPLOYMENT_CRUISE_ID KS14-02
DEPLOYMENT_REFERENCE_STATION_ID KS4119
END_MISSION_DATE 2014-04-14 07:53:07
END_MISSION_STATUS T
Sensor information
SENSOR CTD_PRES
SENSOR_MAKER KISTLER
SENSOR_MODEL KISTLER
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 2114931
SENSOR CTD_TEMP
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE41CP_V2
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 4981
SENSOR CTD_CNDC
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE41CP_V2
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 4981
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=-8.620487e-01, PA1=1.377942e-01, PA2=1.592192e-08, PTCA0=4.492401e+01, PTCA1=-9.314238e-01, PTCA2=3.007837e-02, PTCB0=1.057250e+02, PTCB1=-1.869780e-03, PTCB2=.000000e+00, PTHA0=-9.265394e+01, PTHA1=4.109217e-02, PTHA2=6.827210e-07
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT Calibrated on 21/Dec/2012
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=-9.756016e-01, h=1.454077e-01, i=-3.587467e-04, j=4.797999e-05, CPcor=-9.570001e-08, CTcor=3.250000e-06, WBOTC=2.889102e-07
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT Calibrated on 27/Dec/2012
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=6.199047e-05, a1=2.664234e-04, a2=-1.905740e-06, a3=1.365794e-07
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT Calibrated on 27/Dec/2012
Configuration parameters
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 240
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 1000
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 2020
CONFIG_Direction_NUMBER 1
CONFIG_TransmissionRepetitionPeriod_seconds 30
CONFIG_TransmissionMinTime_hours 11
CONFIG_AscentTime_hours 6.235
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 211.543
CONFIG_ParkSamplingPeriod_hours 192
CONFIG_SurfaceTime_HH 22
CONFIG_DelayBeforeMissionStart_minutes 0
CONFIG_FloatReferenceDay_FloatDay 2
CONFIG_MaxCycles_NUMBER 300
CONFIG_GroundingMode_LOGICAL 0
CONFIG_TelemetryRetransmission_COUNT 25
CONFIG_CTDPumpStopPressure_dbar 5
CONFIG_MISSION_NUMBER 0
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 240
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 1000
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 2020
CONFIG_Direction_NUMBER 1
CONFIG_TransmissionRepetitionPeriod_seconds 30
CONFIG_TransmissionMinTime_hours 11
CONFIG_AscentTime_hours 6.235
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 211.543
CONFIG_ParkSamplingPeriod_hours 192
CONFIG_SurfaceTime_HH 22
CONFIG_DelayBeforeMissionStart_minutes 0
CONFIG_FloatReferenceDay_FloatDay 2
CONFIG_MaxCycles_NUMBER 300
CONFIG_GroundingMode_LOGICAL 0
CONFIG_TelemetryRetransmission_COUNT 25
CONFIG_CTDPumpStopPressure_dbar 5
CONFIG_MISSION_COMMENT none