Meta Data

(Update 18-Jan-2021 UTC)

General information on the meta-data file
DATA_TYPE none
FORMAT_VERSION 3.1
HANDBOOK_VERSION 1.2
DATE_CREATION 2015-06-23 17:45:17
DATE_UPDATE 2015-06-23 17:45:17
Float characteristics
PLATFORM_NUMBER 7900012
PTT 030687
TRANS_SYSTEM ARGOS
TRAN_SYSTEM_ID 02147
TRANS_FREQUENCY 401650000
POSITIONING_SYSTEM ARGOS
PLATFORM_FAMILY FLOAT
PLATFORM_TYPE PROVOR_MT
PLATFORM_MAKER METOCEAN
FIRMWARE_VERSION n/a
MANUAL_VERSION 112001v1.3
FLOAT_SERIAL_NO MT091
STANDARD_FORMAT_ID 100004
DAC_FORMAT_ID P3
WMO_INST_TYPE 841
PROJECT_NAME J-ARGO
DATA_CENTRE JM
PI_NAME kensuke Takeuchi
ANOMALY none
BATTERY_TYPE Lithium
BATTERY_PACKS n/a
CONTROLLER_BOARD_TYPE_PRIMARY PROVOR
CONTROLLER_BOARD_TYPE_SECONDARY none
CONTROLLER_BOARD_SERIAL_NO_PRIMARY n/a
CONTROLLER_BOARD_SERIAL_NO_SECONDARY none
SPECIAL_FEATURES none
FLOAT_OWNER n/a
OPERATING_INSTITUTION none
CUSTOMISATION none
Float deployment and mission information
LAUNCH_DATE 2003-04-09 12:53:51
LAUNCH_LATITUDE -65.376
LAUNCH_LONGITUDE 139.818
LAUNCH_QC 1
START_DATE 2003-04-09 12:53:51
START_DATE_QC 9
STARTUP_DATE 2003-04-09 12:53:51
STARTUP_DATE_QC 1
DEPLOYMENT_PLATFORM Tangaroa
DEPLOYMENT_CRUISE_ID JARE44
DEPLOYMENT_REFERENCE_STATION_ID n/a
END_MISSION_DATE 2003-04-09 12:53:51
END_MISSION_STATUS T
Sensor information
SENSOR CTD_PRES
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE41CP
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 0367
SENSOR CTD_TEMP
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE41CP
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 0367
SENSOR CTD_CNDC
SENSOR_MAKER SBE
SENSOR_MODEL SBE41CP
SENSOR_SERIAL_NO 0367
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 pressure (psia) = pa0 + pa1*n + pa2*n^2 where n= output - (ptcal * t +ptca2 * t^2 )
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COEFFICIENT PA0=-1.008489e-01 PA1=1.365424e-01 PA2=-4.154327e-08 PTHA0=-7.047056e+01 PTHA1=4.806428e-02 PTHA2=7.400430e-08 PTCA0=-1.250472e+02 PTCA1=-2.578542e-01 PTCA2=9.831824e-03 PTCB0=2.499263e+01 PTCB1=-2.750000e-04 PTCB2=0.000000e+00
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT calibrated at 2002/09/27
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_EQUATION PSS 1978:C(35,15,0)=4.2914 Siemens/meter, Conductivity = (g + hf^2 + if^3 + jf^4)/(1+CTcor t + CPcor p) where f= output * sqrt(1.0 + WBOTC * t )/1000.
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COEFFICIENT g=-9.971343e-01 h=1.350468e-01 i=-2.058696e-04 j=3.341091e-05 CPcor=-9.5700e-08 CTcor=3.2500e-06 WBOTC=9.4355e-06
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT calibrated at 2002/10/07
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_EQUATION Temperature ITS-90 = 1/{a0 + a1[ln(n)] + a2[ln^2(n)] + a3[ln^3(n)]} -273.15
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COEFFICIENT a0=-1.406441e-04 a1=3.032987e-04 a2=-4.347813e-06 a3=2.103963e-07
PREDEPLOYMENT_CALIB_COMMENT calibrated at 2002/10/07
Configuration parameters
CONFIG_AscentTime_hours 6.173
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 240
CONFIG_Direction_NUMBER 1
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 1500
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 210.716
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 2000
CONFIG_TransmissionRepetitionPeriod_seconds 30
CONFIG_TransmissionMinTime_hours 12
CONFIG_MISSION_NUMBER 0
CONFIG_AscentTime_hours 6.173
CONFIG_CycleTime_hours 240
CONFIG_Direction_NUMBER 1
CONFIG_ParkPressure_dbar 1500
CONFIG_ParkTime_hours 210.716
CONFIG_ProfilePressure_dbar 2000
CONFIG_TransmissionRepetitionPeriod_seconds 30
CONFIG_TransmissionMinTime_hours 12
CONFIG_MISSION_COMMENT none