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Code 3900559
Name APEX Profiling Float
Description Argo UK
Project Argo UK
Institution Met Office (Ocean Weather Services)
Data Assembly Center BO : BODC
Activity Active
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First station date 26/10/2013 03:27:21
Last station date 05/06/2021 05:10:30
Float cycles 279, 278, 277, 276, 275, 274, 273, 272, 271, 270, 269, 268, 267, 266, 265, 264, 263, 262, 261, 260, 257, 256, 255, 254, 253, 252, 251, 250, 249, 248, 247, 246, 245, 244, 243, 242, 241, 240, 239, 238, 237, 236, 235, 234, 233, 232, 231, 230, 229, 228, 227, 226, 225, 224, 223, 222, 221, 220, 219, 218, 217, 216, 215, 214, 213, 212, 211, 210, 209, 208, 207, 206, 205, 204, 203, 202, 201, 200, 199, 198, 197, 196, 195, 194, 193, 192, 191, 190, 189, 188, 187, 186, 185, 184, 183, 182, 181, 180, 179, 178, 177, 176, 175, 174, 173, 172, 171, 170, 169, 168, 167, 166, 165, 164, 163, 162, 161, 160, 159, 158, 157, 156, 155, 154, 153, 152, 151, 150, 149, 148, 147, 146, 145, 144, 143, 142, 141, 140, 139, 138, 137, 136, 135, 134, 133, 132, 131, 130, 129, 128, 127, 126, 125, 124, 123, 122, 121, 120, 119, 118, 117, 116, 115, 114, 113, 112, 111, 110, 109, 108, 107, 106, 105, 104, 103, 102, 101, 100, 99, 98, 97, 96, 95, 94, 93, 92, 91, 90, 89, 88, 87, 86, 85, 84, 83, 82, 81, 80, 79, 78, 77, 76, 75, 74, 73, 72, 71, 70, 69, 68, 67, 66, 65, 64, 63, 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, 0
Stations in Ascii, in Netcdf
Trajectory data in Ascii, in Netcdf
Graphics of individual profiles Verticals profiles, Immersion profiles
Map
Float Argo trajectory for platform 3900559
(C) Coriolis data centre - 2021.06.13
T/S Diagram
Section chart
Overlayed profiles
Waterfall profiles
Configuration
Profiler LAUNCH DATETIME 25/10/2013 06:39:00
Profiler LAUNCH LATITUDE -10.002
Profiler LAUNCH LONGITUDE -27.397
Profiler PROBE CODE 863
Profiler EXPERIMENT ID Argo UK
Platform activity flag A
The last valid station id of the platform 77596585
Data centre in charge of platform data processing BO
Positioning system GPS
Transmission identifier (ARGOS, ORBCOMM, etc.) 0251i
The telecommunications system used IRIDIUM
The program identifier used by the transmission system f0251
The frequency of transmission from the float n/a
Model of the float -SBE
The name of the manufacturer SBE
Instrument type 0251
Direction of the profiles A
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
Date (UTC) of the first descent of the float. 25/10/2013 12:59:03
Quality on start date 1
Identifier of the deployment platform RRS JAMES CLARK ROSS
Identifier of the mission used to deploy the float AMT-23
Identifier of stations used to verify the first profile n/a
Status of the end of mission of the float
The number of times this cycle repeats 1
Name of the project Argo UK
The related loading id 61648192
Date of last update of the metadata of the platform 05/06/2021 13:43:02
Firmware version ARGO 052512
The manual version for the float 291012
The serial number of the float 0251
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 IN1ID
The type of battery packs in the float Lithium
The configuration of battery packs in the float 12 DD Li
The type of controller board NAVIS N1
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.) Not known
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 NAVIS_A
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 05/06/2021 14:32:32
Configuration phases
Total time of a cycle : descent + parking + ascent + surface Preset duration of the down time (start of descent to start of ascent) Preset duration of the up time (start of ascent to start of descent) Pressure of subsurface drifts Deepest pressure sampled in the ascending profile
240 1000 2000
Sensors
Name Maker Model Serial number Units Accuracy Resolution
CTD_PRES DRUCK DRUCK_2900PSIA 3623956 dbar 2.4 0.1
CTD_TEMP SBE SBE41CP 5128 Celsius_degrees 0.002 0.001
CTD_CNDC SBE SBE41CP 5128 psu 0.005 0.001
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
Calibrations
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