Platform code5900044
Platform nameAPEX Profiling Float
DescriptionArgo AUSTRALIA
Ascending Profiling Time6.94
Cycle Time240
Data CentreCS
Deepest Pressure2000
Deploy Platformhmas_adelaide
DirectionA
End Mission Date16/04/2013 11:47:47
End Mission StatusT
Inst Reference616
LABEL ENCTD_PRES
LABEL ENCTD_TEMP
LABEL ENCTD_CNDC
LABEL ENFLOAT
Launch Qc1
ParameterTEMP
ParameterPSAL
ParameterPRES
Parameter Accuracy0.002
Parameter Accuracy0.005
Parameter Accuracy2.4
Parameter Resolution0.001
Parameter Resolution0.001
Parameter Resolution0.1
Parameter Unitsdecibars
Parameter Unitspsu
Parameter Unitsdeg C
Parking Pressure2000
Parking Time224.88
Pi NameSusan Wijffels
Platform MakerWRC
Platform ModelAPEX-SBE
Positioning SystemARGOS
Pr Cycle Period 110
Pr Experiment IdArgo Australia
Pr Launch Datetime10/03/2003 22:08:00
Pr Launch Latitude-16.518
Pr Launch Longitude105.012
Pr Probe Code846
Predeployment Calib Coefficientser# = 689 temperature coeffs: A0 = -0.0004 A1 = 0.0004 A2 = -0.0000 A3 = 0.0000
Predeployment Calib Coefficientser# = 689 pressure coeffs: PA0 = 1.7093 PA1 = 0.1413 PA2 = 1.6123e-08 PTCA0 = 56.554 PTCA1 = -0.054598 PTCA2 = 1.2629e-05 PTCB0 = 30.0392 PTCB1 = 0.036833 PTCB2 = 0.0075303 PTHA0 = 100.2689 PTHA1 = 0.01432 PTHA2 = -0.00023508
Predeployment Calib Coefficientser# = 689 conductivity coeffs: G = -1.0476 H = 0.1486 I = -0.0002 J = 0.0000 CPCOR = -0.0000 CTCOR = 0.0000 WBOTC = 0.0000
Predeployment Calib Equationf = inst freq * sqrt(1.0 + WBOTC * t) / 1000.0; t = temperature [deg C]; p = pressure [decibars]; delta = CTcor; epsilon = CPcor; Conductivity = (g + hf^2 + if^3 + jf^4)/(1+ delta t + epsilon p) Siemens/meter
Predeployment Calib EquationTemperature ITS-90 = 1/ { a0 + a1[lambda nu (n)] + a2 [lambda nu^2 (n)] + a3 [lambda nu^3 (n)]} - 273.15 (deg C)
Predeployment Calib Equationy=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
Project NameArgo Australia
Ptt6437
Repetition Rate1
SensorCTD_CNDC
SensorCTD_PRES
SensorCTD_TEMP
Sensor Accuracy2.4
Sensor Accuracy0.005
Sensor Accuracy0.002
Sensor MakerSBE
Sensor MakerSBE
Sensor MakerSBE
Sensor ModelSBE41
Sensor ModelSBE41
Sensor ModelAMETEK
Sensor Resolution2e-05
Sensor Resolution0.01
Sensor Resolution0.0001
Sensor Serial No689
Sensor Serial No2657720221
Sensor Serial No689
Sensor UnitsSiemens/meter
Sensor Unitsdecibars
Sensor Unitsdeg C
Start Date20/03/2003 11:40:05
Start Date Qc1
Surface Time8.06
Trans Frequency401.65 x 10^6
Trans Repetition45
Trans SystemARGOS
Trans System Id02039
Eulerian networksMyOcean eulerian platforms
Available dataNo data available