Meta Data

(Update 25-May-2020 UTC)

General information on the meta-data file
DATA_TYPE none
FORMAT_VERSION 3.1
HANDBOOK_VERSION 1.2
DATE_CREATION 2020-02-16 12:17:25
DATE_UPDATE 2020-02-16 12:17:25
Float characteristics
PLATFORM_NUMBER 6901663
PTT 136126
TRANS_SYSTEM ARGOS
TRAN_SYSTEM_ID 2412
TRANS_FREQUENCY 401 653 000
POSITIONING_SYSTEM ARGOS
PLATFORM_FAMILY FLOAT
PLATFORM_TYPE ARVOR
PLATFORM_MAKER NKE
FIRMWARE_VERSION 5605A07
MANUAL_VERSION n/a
FLOAT_SERIAL_NO OIN-14-AR-018
STANDARD_FORMAT_ID n/a
DAC_FORMAT_ID 4.51
WMO_INST_TYPE 844
PROJECT_NAME OUTPACE
DATA_CENTRE IF
PI_NAME Christophe MAES
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 none
OPERATING_INSTITUTION none
CUSTOMISATION none
Float deployment and mission information
LAUNCH_DATE none
LAUNCH_LATITUDE -19.9927
LAUNCH_LONGITUDE -175.6432
LAUNCH_QC 1
START_DATE none
START_DATE_QC 1
STARTUP_DATE none
STARTUP_DATE_QC none
DEPLOYMENT_PLATFORM N.O. L?Atalante
DEPLOYMENT_CRUISE_ID none
DEPLOYMENT_REFERENCE_STATION_ID yes ? CTD n. OUT_C_099
END_MISSION_DATE none
END_MISSION_STATUS none
Sensor information
SENSOR CTD_PRES
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE41CP
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO n/a
SENSOR CTD_TEMP
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE41CP
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 4008
SENSOR CTD_CNDC
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE41CP
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 4008
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_PSAL
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 none
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COEFFICIENT none
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT none
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_EQUATION none
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COEFFICIENT none
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT none
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_EQUATION none
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COEFFICIENT none
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT none
Configuration parameters
CONFIG_MaxCycles_NUMBER 400
CONFIG_CycleTime_days 2.5417
CONFIG_FloatReferenceDay_FloatDay 2
CONFIG_SurfaceTime_HH 6
CONFIG_DelayBeforeMissionStart_minutes 0
CONFIG_DescentToParkPresSamplingTime_seconds 10
CONFIG_ParkSamplingPeriod_hours 12
CONFIG_AscentSamplingPeriod_seconds 10
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 1000
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 2000
CONFIG_PressureThresholdDataReductionShallowToIntermediate_dbar 10
CONFIG_PressureThresholdDataReductionIntermediateToDeep_dbar 200
CONFIG_ProfileSurfaceSlicesThickness_dbar 1
CONFIG_ProfileIntermediateSlicesThickness_dbar 10
CONFIG_ProfileBottomSlicesThickness_dbar 25
CONFIG_TransmissionRepetitionPeriod_seconds 40
CONFIG_TransmissionPeriodEndOfLife_seconds 100
CONFIG_TelemetryRetransmission_COUNT 30
CONFIG_TransmissionMinTime_hours 7
CONFIG_MissionPreludeTime_minutes 180
CONFIG_SurfaceValveMaxTimeAdditionalActions_csec 800
CONFIG_OilVolumeMaxPerValveAction_cm^3 11
CONFIG_PumpActionMaxTimeReposition_csec 290
CONFIG_PumpActionMaxTimeAscent_csec 720
CONFIG_PumpActionTimeBuoyancyAcquisition_csec 24000
CONFIG_PressureTargetToleranceForStabilisation_dbar 30
CONFIG_PressureMaxBeforeEmergencyAscent_dbar 2100
CONFIG_BuoyancyReductionFirstThreshold_dbar 1
CONFIG_BuoyancyReductionSecondThreshold_dbar 7
CONFIG_NumberOfOutOfTolerancePresBeforeReposition_COUNT 2
CONFIG_GroundingMode_LOGICAL 0
CONFIG_OilVolumeMinForGroundingDetection_cm^3 36
CONFIG_GroundingModeMinPresThreshold_dbar 200
CONFIG_GroundingModePresAdjustment_dbar 100
CONFIG_PressureTargetToleranceDuringDrift_dbar 50
CONFIG_CTDPowerAcquisitionMode_NUMBER 1
CONFIG_DescentSpeed_mm/s 27
CONFIG_InternalPressureCalibrationCoef1_NUMBER 1.464
CONFIG_InternalPressureCalibrationCoef2_NUMBER -103.49
CONFIG_Direction_NUMBER 3
CONFIG_CTDPumpStopPressure_dbar 5
CONFIG_CTDPumpStopPressurePlusThreshold_dbar 5.5
CONFIG_MISSION_NUMBER 0
CONFIG_CycleTime_days 2.5417
CONFIG_DescentToParkPresSamplingTime_seconds 10
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 1000
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 2000
CONFIG_Direction_NUMBER 3
CONFIG_MISSION_COMMENT none
CONFIG_MISSION_NUMBER 1
CONFIG_CycleTime_days 10
CONFIG_DescentToParkPresSamplingTime_seconds 0
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 1000
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 2000
CONFIG_Direction_NUMBER 1
CONFIG_MISSION_COMMENT none