Platform code5901613
Platform nameAPEX Profiling Float
DescriptionArgo AUSTRALIA
Ascending Profiling Time6.94
Cycle Time240
Data CentreCS
Deepest Pressure2000
Deploy Platformsouthern surveyor
DirectionA
End Mission Date15/04/2011 17:07:51
End Mission StatusT
Inst Reference2838
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 Pressure1000
Parking Time224.88
Pi NameSusan Wijffels
Platform MakerWRC
Platform ModelAPEX-SBE
Positioning SystemARGOS
Pr Experiment IdArgo Australia
Pr Launch Datetime16/04/2007 02:57:00
Pr Launch Latitude-46.65
Pr Launch Longitude161.12
Pr Probe Code846
Predeployment Calib Coefficientser# = 2900 pressure coeffs: PA0 = 0.18918 PA1 = 0.13762 PA2 = -3.6282e-08 PTCA0 = -90.1006 PTCA1 = -0.060487 PTCA2 = 0.0053097 PTCB0 = 24.9925 PTCB1 = 0.0015 PTCB2 = 0 PTHA0 = -63.9023 PTHA1 = 0.05018 PTHA2 = 5.48e-08
Predeployment Calib Coefficientser# = 2900 conductivity coeffs: G = -1.0191 H = 0.1567 I = -0.0004 J = 0.0001 CPCOR = -0.0000 CTCOR = 0.0000 WBOTC = -0.0000
Predeployment Calib Coefficientser# = 2900 temperature coeffs: A0 = -0.0001 A1 = 0.0003 A2 = -0.0000 A3 = 0.0000
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
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
Project NameArgo Australia
Ptt66145
Repetition Rate1
SensorCTD_TEMP
SensorCTD_PRES
SensorCTD_CNDC
Sensor Accuracy0.005
Sensor Accuracy2.4
Sensor Accuracy0.002
Sensor MakerSBE
Sensor MakerSBE
Sensor MakerSBE
Sensor ModelSBE41_V2.6
Sensor ModelDRUCK
Sensor ModelSBE41_V2.6
Sensor Resolution-0.0001
Sensor Resolution-1e-05
Sensor Resolution-0.01
Sensor Serial No2900
Sensor Serial No2900
Sensor Serial No10259
Sensor UnitsSiemens/meter
Sensor Unitsdecibars
Sensor Unitsdeg C
Start Date16/04/2007 03:04:57
Start Date Qc1
Surface Time8.06
Trans Frequency401.65 x 10^6
Trans Repetition46
Trans SystemARGOS
Trans System Id02039
Eulerian networksMyOcean eulerian platforms
Available dataNo data available