Meta Data

(Update 28-May-2020 UTC)

General information on the meta-data file
DATA_TYPE none
FORMAT_VERSION 3.1
HANDBOOK_VERSION 1.2
DATE_CREATION 2019-11-26 08:00:52
DATE_UPDATE 2019-11-26 08:00:52
Float characteristics
PLATFORM_NUMBER 5905164
PTT n/a
TRANS_SYSTEM IRIDIUM
TRAN_SYSTEM_ID n/a
TRANS_FREQUENCY n/a
POSITIONING_SYSTEM GPS
PLATFORM_FAMILY FLOAT_DEEP
PLATFORM_TYPE SOLO_D
PLATFORM_MAKER SIO_IDG
FIRMWARE_VERSION D00.70; SBE603 14Aug17
MANUAL_VERSION D00.70
FLOAT_SERIAL_NO 6035
STANDARD_FORMAT_ID 220007
DAC_FORMAT_ID SOLODIR_TS37
WMO_INST_TYPE 862
PROJECT_NAME US ARGO PROJECT
DATA_CENTRE AO
PI_NAME DEAN ROEMMICH
ANOMALY none
BATTERY_TYPE Lithium
BATTERY_PACKS 1 CPU (sn=0017001); 4 PUMP (sn=0017116 0017117 0017118 0017159);
CONTROLLER_BOARD_TYPE_PRIMARY GG32 Rev:6.2
CONTROLLER_BOARD_TYPE_SECONDARY none
CONTROLLER_BOARD_SERIAL_NO_PRIMARY 2335
CONTROLLER_BOARD_SERIAL_NO_SECONDARY none
SPECIAL_FEATURES Buoyancy diagnostics are being placed in the auxiliary directory, as the reporting of such data has not been standardized.
FLOAT_OWNER none
OPERATING_INSTITUTION SIO
CUSTOMISATION none
Float deployment and mission information
LAUNCH_DATE none
LAUNCH_LATITUDE -43.502
LAUNCH_LONGITUDE -152.498
LAUNCH_QC 0
START_DATE none
START_DATE_QC 9
STARTUP_DATE none
STARTUP_DATE_QC 3
DEPLOYMENT_PLATFORM R/V Kaharoa
DEPLOYMENT_CRUISE_ID none
DEPLOYMENT_REFERENCE_STATION_ID none
END_MISSION_DATE none
END_MISSION_STATUS none
Sensor information
SENSOR CTD_PRES
SENSOR_MAKER KISTLER
SENSOR_MODEL KISTLER_10153PSIA
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 5000560
SENSOR CTD_TEMP
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE61_V5.0.1
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 5623
SENSOR CTD_CNDC
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE61_V5.0.1
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 5623
Float parameter information
PARAMETER PRES
PARAMETER_SEMSOR CTD_PRES
PARAMETER_UNITS dbar
PARAMETER_ACCURACY 4.5 dbar/7000 meters
PARAMETER_RESOLUTION 0.14 dbar
PARAMETER TEMP
PARAMETER_SEMSOR CTD_TEMP
PARAMETER_UNITS degC (ITS-90)
PARAMETER_ACCURACY 0.001 degC
PARAMETER_RESOLUTION 0.0001 degC
PARAMETER PSAL
PARAMETER_SEMSOR CTD_CNDC
PARAMETER_UNITS psu
PARAMETER_ACCURACY 0.002 psu
PARAMETER_RESOLUTION 0.001 psu
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 = -5.075697E+02 PA1 = 8.521816E-04 PA2 = 1.916739E-12 PTCA0 = 2.824172E+04 PTCA1 = -2.769361E+03 PTCA2 = 4.895414E+00 PTCB0 = 1.133709E+07 PTCB1 = -2.637916E+04 PTCB2 = 4.470447E+01 PTHA0 = 1.756788E+02 PTHA1 = 3.956897E-02 PTHA2 = 1.528388E-06 POFFSET = -1.430000E+00
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT Pressure Calibration Date 27 04 2017
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_EQUATION n=Instrument Output (counts); Temperature (ITS-90) = 1/{a0+a1[ln(n)]+a2[ln^2(n)]+a3[ln^3(n)]}-273.15 (oC);
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COEFFICIENT TA0 = -7.602811E-04 TA1 = 2.798521E-04 TA2 = -3.052864E-06 TA3 = 1.334049E-07
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT Temperature Calibration Date 26 04 2017
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_EQUATION f=INST_FREQ*sqrt(1.0+wBOTC*t)/1000.0;Conductivity=(g+h*f^2+i*f^3+j*f^4)/10(1+delta*t+epsilon*p) Siemens/meter;t=temperature[degC];p=pressure[dbar];delta=CTcor;epsilon=CPcor;
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COEFFICIENT G = -9.968895E-01 H = 1.547593E-01
Configuration parameters
CONFIG_PressureActivationCheckTime_hours 0.17
CONFIG_PressureActivation_dbar 50
CONFIG_Direction_NUMBER 2
CONFIG_CTDPumpStopPressure_dbar 1
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 1000
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 960
CONFIG_AscentToSurfaceTimeOut_hours 5
CONFIG_DescentToProfTimeOut_hours 5
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 1
CONFIG_AscentSpeedMin_cm/s 12
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriods_COUNT 2
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriodsIntervals_seconds 7200
CONFIG_SurfaceTimeOut_hours 0.75
CONFIG_PRESInverseGain_COUNT 10
CONFIG_PRESOffset_COUNT 10
CONFIG_TEMPInverseGain_COUNT 1000
CONFIG_TEMPOffset_COUNT 5
CONFIG_PSALInverseGain_COUNT 1000
CONFIG_PSALOffset_COUNT 1
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 13.04
CONFIG_MISSION_NUMBER 0
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 1000
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 960
CONFIG_AscentToSurfaceTimeOut_hours 5
CONFIG_DescentToProfTimeOut_hours 5
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 1
CONFIG_AscentSpeedMin_cm/s 12
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriods_COUNT 2
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriodsIntervals_seconds 7200
CONFIG_SurfaceTimeOut_hours 0.75
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 13.04
CONFIG_MISSION_COMMENT none
CONFIG_MISSION_NUMBER 1
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 4000
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 3500
CONFIG_AscentToSurfaceTimeOut_hours 20
CONFIG_DescentToProfTimeOut_hours 20
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 8
CONFIG_AscentSpeedMin_cm/s 12
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriods_COUNT 2
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriodsIntervals_seconds 10800
CONFIG_SurfaceTimeOut_hours 0.75
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 43.9
CONFIG_MISSION_COMMENT none
CONFIG_MISSION_NUMBER 2
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 5000
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 4500
CONFIG_AscentToSurfaceTimeOut_hours 25
CONFIG_DescentToProfTimeOut_hours 25
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 12
CONFIG_AscentSpeedMin_cm/s 12
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriods_COUNT 2
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriodsIntervals_seconds 10800
CONFIG_SurfaceTimeOut_hours 0.75
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 55.19
CONFIG_MISSION_COMMENT none
CONFIG_MISSION_NUMBER 3
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 5200
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 4800
CONFIG_AscentToSurfaceTimeOut_hours 25
CONFIG_DescentToProfTimeOut_hours 25
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 80
CONFIG_AscentSpeedMin_cm/s 12
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriods_COUNT 2
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriodsIntervals_seconds 10800
CONFIG_SurfaceTimeOut_hours 0.75
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 123.65
CONFIG_MISSION_COMMENT none
CONFIG_MISSION_NUMBER 4
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 5200
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 4800
CONFIG_AscentToSurfaceTimeOut_hours 25
CONFIG_DescentToProfTimeOut_hours 25
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 320
CONFIG_AscentSpeedMin_cm/s 12
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriods_COUNT 2
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriodsIntervals_seconds 10800
CONFIG_SurfaceTimeOut_hours 0.75
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 363.65
CONFIG_MISSION_COMMENT none
CONFIG_MISSION_NUMBER 5
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 5400
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 4800
CONFIG_AscentToSurfaceTimeOut_hours 25
CONFIG_DescentToProfTimeOut_hours 25
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 320
CONFIG_AscentSpeedMin_cm/s 12
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriods_COUNT 2
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriodsIntervals_seconds 10800
CONFIG_SurfaceTimeOut_hours 0.75
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 364.11
CONFIG_MISSION_COMMENT none
CONFIG_MISSION_NUMBER 6
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 5200
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 4600
CONFIG_AscentToSurfaceTimeOut_hours 25
CONFIG_DescentToProfTimeOut_hours 25
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 320
CONFIG_AscentSpeedMin_cm/s 12
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriods_COUNT 2
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriodsIntervals_seconds 10800
CONFIG_SurfaceTimeOut_hours 0.75
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 363.65
CONFIG_MISSION_COMMENT none