Code 1901915
Name 6263
Description Argo UK
Project Argo UK
Institution Met Office (Ocean Weather Services)
Data Assembly Center BO : BODC
Activity Active
First station date 12/10/2019 06:23:17
Last station date 03/06/2021 07:22:35
Float cycles 61, 60, 59, 58, 57, 56, 55, 54, 53, 52, 51, 50, 49, 48, 47, 46, 45, 44, 43, 42, 41, 40, 39, 38, 37, 36, 35, 34, 33, 32, 31, 30, 29, 28, 27, 26, 25, 24, 23, 22, 21, 20, 19, 18, 17, 16, 15, 14, 13, 12, 11, 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1
Stations in Ascii, in Netcdf
Trajectory data in Ascii, in Netcdf
Graphics of individual profiles Verticals profiles, Immersion profiles
Float Argo trajectory for platform 1901915
(C) Coriolis data centre - 2021.06.13
T/S Diagram
Section chart
Overlayed profiles
Waterfall profiles
Profiler LAUNCH DATETIME 11/10/2019 08:00:00
Profiler LAUNCH LATITUDE -34.4997
Profiler LAUNCH LONGITUDE 11.1792
Profiler PROBE CODE 846
Platform activity flag A
The last valid station id of the platform 77573635
Data centre in charge of platform data processing BO
Positioning system ARGOS
Transmission identifier (ARGOS, ORBCOMM, etc.) 117974
The telecommunications system used ARGOS
The program identifier used by the transmission system 02274
The frequency of transmission from the float n/a
The name of the manufacturer TWR
Instrument type 6263
Name of the principal investigator Jon Turton
Describe any anomalies or problems the float may have had. n/a
Quality on launch date, time and location 1
Quality on start date 1
Identifier of the deployment platform RV ALGOA
Identifier of stations used to verify the first profile n/a
Status of the end of mission of the float
Name of the project Argo UK
The related loading id 60218368
Date of last update of the metadata of the platform 16/04/2021 06:14:58
List of parameters with real-time calibration information PSAL
Calibration equation for this parameter PSAL_ADJUSTED = a1 * PSAL + a0
Calibration coefficients for this equation a1=1, a0=0.0003
Comment applying to this parameter calibration Real-time salinity adjustment
Date of the calibration 20210223000000
Firmware version 060408
The manual version for the float 031212
The serial number of the float 6263
A standard format number to describe the data format for each float n/a
The format number used by the DAC to describe the data format type for each float A9NST
The type of battery packs in the float Lithium
The configuration of battery packs in the float tbc
The type of controller board APF9A
The secondary type of controller board n/a
The serial number of the primary controller board n/a
The serial number of the secondary controller board n/a
Extra features of the float (algorithms, compressee etc.) Park and profile, deep profile first, pressure activation
The float owner UK Met Office
The operating institution of the float UK Met Office
Float customisation, i.e. (institution and modifications) n/a
Category of instrument FLOAT
Platform type APEX
Type of sensor from L22 SeaVox Device Catalogue TOOL0669
Date of last update of the tech data of the platform 03/06/2021 14:32:22
Configuration phases
Name Maker Model Serial number Units Accuracy Resolution
CTD_TEMP SBE SBE41CP_V7.2.5 6263
CTD_CNDC SBE SBE41CP_V7.2.5 6263
Physical parameters
Name Units Accuracy Resolution
CTD_PRES decibar 2.4 0.1
CTD_TEMP degree_Celsius 0.002 0.001
CTD_PSAL psu 0.005 0.001
Parameter Equation Coefficients Comment
PRES n/a n/a n/a
TEMP n/a n/a n/a
PSAL n/a n/a n/a
Technical parameters Details