Meta Data

(Update 31-May-2020 UTC)

General information on the meta-data file
DATA_TYPE none
FORMAT_VERSION 3.1
HANDBOOK_VERSION 1.2
DATE_CREATION 2019-12-07 20:00:25
DATE_UPDATE 2019-12-07 20:00:25
Float characteristics
PLATFORM_NUMBER 5905794
PTT n/a
TRANS_SYSTEM IRIDIUM
TRAN_SYSTEM_ID n/a
TRANS_FREQUENCY n/a
POSITIONING_SYSTEM GPS
PLATFORM_FAMILY FLOAT
PLATFORM_TYPE SOLO_II
PLATFORM_MAKER SIO_IDG
FIRMWARE_VERSION V02.60; SBE602 06Mar19
MANUAL_VERSION V02.60
FLOAT_SERIAL_NO 8768
STANDARD_FORMAT_ID 202026
DAC_FORMAT_ID SOLO2IR_TS36
WMO_INST_TYPE 853
PROJECT_NAME US ARGO PROJECT
DATA_CENTRE AO
PI_NAME DEAN ROEMMICH
ANOMALY none
BATTERY_TYPE Lithium
BATTERY_PACKS 1 CPU (sn=1720); 3 PUMP (sn=17753 17752 17);
CONTROLLER_BOARD_TYPE_PRIMARY GG32 Rev:6.3
CONTROLLER_BOARD_TYPE_SECONDARY none
CONTROLLER_BOARD_SERIAL_NO_PRIMARY 2641
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 17.05
LAUNCH_LONGITUDE 158.999
LAUNCH_QC 0
START_DATE none
START_DATE_QC 9
STARTUP_DATE none
STARTUP_DATE_QC 3
DEPLOYMENT_PLATFORM R/V Ride
DEPLOYMENT_CRUISE_ID none
DEPLOYMENT_REFERENCE_STATION_ID none
END_MISSION_DATE none
END_MISSION_STATUS none
Sensor information
SENSOR CTD_PRES
SENSOR_MAKER DRUCK
SENSOR_MODEL DRUCK_2900PSIA
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 10936060
SENSOR CTD_TEMP
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE41CP_V7.2.5
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 10874
SENSOR CTD_CNDC
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE41CP_V7.2.5
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 10874
Float parameter information
PARAMETER PRES
PARAMETER_SEMSOR CTD_PRES
PARAMETER_UNITS dbar
PARAMETER_ACCURACY 1.5%
PARAMETER_RESOLUTION 0.01 dbar
PARAMETER TEMP
PARAMETER_SEMSOR CTD_TEMP
PARAMETER_UNITS degC (ITS-90)
PARAMETER_ACCURACY 0.002 degC
PARAMETER_RESOLUTION 0.0001 degC
PARAMETER PSAL
PARAMETER_SEMSOR CTD_CNDC
PARAMETER_UNITS psu
PARAMETER_ACCURACY 0.002 psu
PARAMETER_RESOLUTION 0.0001 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 = 7.488593E-01 PA1 = 3.940005E-04 PA2 = -2.614357E-13 PTCA0 = -8.559086E+03 PTCA1 = 1.421588E+02 PTCA2 = -2.529713E+00 PTCB0 = 3.114564E+05 PTCB1 = 1.091468E+01 PTCB2 = -1.311802E-01 PTHA0 = 3.388551E+02 PTHA1 = -6.074200E-05 PTHA2 = -1.859607E-12 POFFSET = 0.000000E+00
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT Pressure Calibration Date 24 04 2018
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 = -8.165777E-04 TA1 = 2.875776E-04 TA2 = -3.341058E-06 TA3 = 1.441314E-07
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT Temperature Calibration Date 29 04 2018
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 = -1.005131E+00 H = 1.552140E-01
Configuration parameters
CONFIG_PressureActivationCheckTime_hours 0.17
CONFIG_PressureActivation_dbar 50
CONFIG_Direction_NUMBER 1
CONFIG_IceDetectionMixedLayerPMax_dbar 40
CONFIG_IceDetectionMixedLayerPMin_dbar 20
CONFIG_BitMaskMonthsIceDetectionActive_NUMBER 0
CONFIG_IceDetection_degC -1.65
CONFIG_CTDPumpStopPressure_dbar 1
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 1100
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 1000
CONFIG_AscentToSurfaceTimeOut_hours 3
CONFIG_DescentToParkTimeOut_hours 5
CONFIG_DescentToProfTimeOut_hours 0
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 0
CONFIG_AscentSpeedMin_cm/s 13
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriods_COUNT 2
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriodsIntervals_seconds 7200
CONFIG_SurfaceTimeOut_hours 0.596
CONFIG_DescentAdjustmentToBuoyancy_seconds 0
CONFIG_MaxDelayBeforeCycleStart_minutes 0
CONFIG_PRESInverseGain_COUNT 25
CONFIG_PRESOffset_COUNT 10
CONFIG_TEMPInverseGain_COUNT 1000
CONFIG_TEMPOffset_COUNT 5
CONFIG_PSALInverseGain_COUNT 1000
CONFIG_PSALOffset_COUNT 1
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 11.92
CONFIG_MISSION_NUMBER 0
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 1100
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 1000
CONFIG_AscentToSurfaceTimeOut_hours 3
CONFIG_DescentToParkTimeOut_hours 5
CONFIG_DescentToProfTimeOut_hours 0
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 0
CONFIG_AscentSpeedMin_cm/s 13
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriods_COUNT 2
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriodsIntervals_seconds 7200
CONFIG_SurfaceTimeOut_hours 0.596
CONFIG_BitMaskMonthsIceDetectionActive_NUMBER 0
CONFIG_DescentAdjustmentToBuoyancy_seconds 0
CONFIG_MaxDelayBeforeCycleStart_minutes 0
CONFIG_PRESInverseGain_COUNT 25
CONFIG_PRESOffset_COUNT 10
CONFIG_TEMPInverseGain_COUNT 1000
CONFIG_TEMPOffset_COUNT 5
CONFIG_PSALInverseGain_COUNT 1000
CONFIG_PSALOffset_COUNT 1
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 11.92
CONFIG_MISSION_COMMENT none
CONFIG_MISSION_NUMBER 1
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 1500
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 1000
CONFIG_AscentToSurfaceTimeOut_hours 8.33
CONFIG_DescentToParkTimeOut_hours 6.67
CONFIG_DescentToProfTimeOut_hours 2
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 8.83
CONFIG_AscentSpeedMin_cm/s 13
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriods_COUNT 2
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriodsIntervals_seconds 7200
CONFIG_SurfaceTimeOut_hours 0.596
CONFIG_BitMaskMonthsIceDetectionActive_NUMBER 0
CONFIG_DescentAdjustmentToBuoyancy_seconds 0
CONFIG_MaxDelayBeforeCycleStart_minutes 0
CONFIG_PRESInverseGain_COUNT 25
CONFIG_PRESOffset_COUNT 10
CONFIG_TEMPInverseGain_COUNT 1000
CONFIG_TEMPOffset_COUNT 5
CONFIG_PSALInverseGain_COUNT 1000
CONFIG_PSALOffset_COUNT 1
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 25.26
CONFIG_MISSION_COMMENT none
CONFIG_MISSION_NUMBER 2
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 1500
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 1000
CONFIG_AscentToSurfaceTimeOut_hours 8.33
CONFIG_DescentToParkTimeOut_hours 6.67
CONFIG_DescentToProfTimeOut_hours 2
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 8.83
CONFIG_AscentSpeedMin_cm/s 13
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriods_COUNT 2
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriodsIntervals_seconds 7200
CONFIG_SurfaceTimeOut_hours 0.596
CONFIG_BitMaskMonthsIceDetectionActive_NUMBER 0
CONFIG_DescentAdjustmentToBuoyancy_seconds 0
CONFIG_MaxDelayBeforeCycleStart_minutes 0
CONFIG_PRESInverseGain_COUNT 25
CONFIG_PRESOffset_COUNT 10
CONFIG_TEMPInverseGain_COUNT 1000
CONFIG_TEMPOffset_COUNT 5
CONFIG_PSALInverseGain_COUNT 5000
CONFIG_PSALOffset_COUNT -25
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 25.26
CONFIG_MISSION_COMMENT none
CONFIG_MISSION_NUMBER 3
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 2000
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 1000
CONFIG_AscentToSurfaceTimeOut_hours 10
CONFIG_DescentToParkTimeOut_hours 6.67
CONFIG_DescentToProfTimeOut_hours 5.5
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 220
CONFIG_AscentSpeedMin_cm/s 13
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriods_COUNT 2
CONFIG_SeeksToParkPeriodsIntervals_seconds 7200
CONFIG_SurfaceTimeOut_hours 0.596
CONFIG_BitMaskMonthsIceDetectionActive_NUMBER 0
CONFIG_DescentAdjustmentToBuoyancy_seconds 0
CONFIG_MaxDelayBeforeCycleStart_minutes 0
CONFIG_PRESInverseGain_COUNT 25
CONFIG_PRESOffset_COUNT 10
CONFIG_TEMPInverseGain_COUNT 1000
CONFIG_TEMPOffset_COUNT 5
CONFIG_PSALInverseGain_COUNT 5000
CONFIG_PSALOffset_COUNT -25
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 240.99
CONFIG_MISSION_COMMENT none