Code 1901916
Name 8591
Description Argo UK
Project Argo UK
Institution Met Office (Ocean Weather Services)
Data Assembly Center BO : BODC
Activity Active
First station date 17/10/2019 10:58:09
Last station date 12/06/2021 05:02:37
Float cycles 62, 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 1901916
(C) Coriolis data centre - 2021.06.13
T/S Diagram
Section chart
Overlayed profiles
Waterfall profiles
Profiler LAUNCH DATETIME 07/10/2019 16:18:00
Profiler LAUNCH LATITUDE -34.516
Profiler PROBE CODE 846
Platform activity flag A
The last valid station id of the platform 77661077
Data centre in charge of platform data processing BO
Positioning system ARGOS
Transmission identifier (ARGOS, ORBCOMM, etc.) 65893
The telecommunications system used ARGOS
The program identifier used by the transmission system 02274
The frequency of transmission from the float 401660
The name of the manufacturer TWR
Instrument type 8591
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 60218369
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 2.11.3
The manual version for the float P/N 301308, Rev.
The serial number of the float 8591
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 A11AA
The type of battery packs in the float Alkaline
The configuration of battery packs in the float Alk 3D
The type of controller board APF11
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.) None
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
Type of sensor from L22 SeaVox Device Catalogue TOOL0837
Date of last update of the tech data of the platform 12/06/2021 08:32:21
Configuration phases
Name Maker Model Serial number Units Accuracy Resolution
CTD_TEMP SBE SBE41CP_V7.2.5 11324
CTD_CNDC SBE SBE41CP_V7.2.5 11324
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