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Code 5903664
Name APEX Profiling Float
Description Argo AUSTRALIA
Project Argo Australia
Institution CSIRO, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
Data Assembly Center CS : CSIRO
Activity Active
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First station date 14/02/2011 17:41:53
Last station date 01/06/2021 18:42:32
Float cycles 377, 376, 375, 374, 373, 372, 371, 370, 369, 368, 367, 366, 365, 364, 363, 362, 361, 360, 359, 358, 357, 356, 355, 354, 353, 352, 351, 350, 349, 348, 347, 346, 345, 344, 343, 342, 341, 340, 339, 338, 337, 336, 335, 334, 333, 332, 331, 330, 329, 328, 327, 326, 325, 324, 323, 322, 321, 320, 319, 318, 317, 316, 315, 314, 313, 312, 311, 310, 309, 308, 307, 306, 305, 304, 303, 302, 301, 300, 299, 298, 297, 296, 295, 294, 293, 292, 291, 290, 289, 287, 286, 285, 284, 283, 282, 281, 280, 279, 278, 277, 276, 275, 274, 273, 272, 271, 270, 269, 261, 260, 259, 258, 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 5903664
(C) Coriolis data centre - 2021.06.13
T/S Diagram
Section chart
Overlayed profiles
Waterfall profiles
Configuration
Profiler LAUNCH DATETIME 13/02/2011 20:21:00
Profiler LAUNCH LATITUDE -52
Profiler LAUNCH LONGITUDE 117.24
Profiler PROBE CODE 846
Profiler EXPERIMENT ID Argo Australia
Platform activity flag A
The last valid station id of the platform 77550398
Data centre in charge of platform data processing CS
Positioning system ARGOS
Transmission identifier (ARGOS, ORBCOMM, etc.) 42967
The telecommunications system used ARGOS
The program identifier used by the transmission system 02039
The frequency of transmission from the float 401.65 x 10^6
The repetition rate of transmission from the float 44
Model of the float APEX-SBE
The name of the manufacturer WRC
Instrument type 5074
Direction of the profiles A
Name of the principal investigator Susan Wijffels
Quality on launch date, time and location 1
Date (UTC) of the first descent of the float. 14/02/2011 17:57:38
Quality on start date 1
Identifier of the deployment platform Aurora Australis
Status of the end of mission of the float
The number of times this cycle repeats 1
The time spent at the parking pressure 224.88
The time spent sampling the ascending profile 6.94
The time spent at the surface 8.06
Name of the project Argo Australia
The related loading id 43850686
Date of last update of the metadata of the platform 13/11/2018 09:42:43
Date of last update of the trajectory of the platform 05/06/2021 01:36:08
Name of the network related to the platform GROUP
Name of the network related to the platform MyOcean
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=0.0004
Comment applying to this parameter calibration Real-time salinity adjustment
Date of the calibration 20200626000000
Firmware version 62608
The manual version for the float 63010
The serial number of the float 5074
A standard format number to describe the data format for each float 001070
The format number used by the DAC to describe the data format type for each float 1011
The type of battery packs in the float Alkaline and Lithium
The configuration of battery packs in the float 4DD Li + 1C Alk
The type of controller board APF9
The float owner IMOS
The operating institution of the float CSIRO
Category of instrument FLOAT
Platform type APEX
Date of last update of the tech data of the platform 05/06/2021 07:38:08
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_TEMP SBE SBE41_V3 5002 deg C 0.002 -0.0001
CTD_CNDC SBE SBE41_V3 5002 Siemens/meter 0.005 -1e-05
CTD_PRES DRUCK DRUCK 3061915 decibars 2.4 -0.01
Physical parameters
Name Units Accuracy Resolution
CTD_TEMP deg C 0.002 0.001
CTD_CNDC psu 0.005 0.001
CTD_PRES decibars 2.4 0.1
Calibrations
Parameter Equation Coefficients Comment
TEMP Temperature ITS-90 = 1/ { a0 + a1[lambda nu (n)] + a2 [lambda nu^2 (n)] + a3 [lambda nu^3 (n)]} - 273.15 (deg C) ser# = 5002 temperature coeffs: A0 = 0.0000 A1 = 0.0003 A2 = -0.0000 A3 = 0.0000
PSAL f = 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 ser# = 5002 conductivity coeffs: G = -1.0501 H = 0.1564 I = -0.0005 J = 0.0001 CPCOR = -0.0000 CTCOR = 0.0000 WBOTC = -0.0000
PRES y=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 ser# = 5002 pressure coeffs: PA0 = -0.46679 PA1 = 0.14025 PA2 = -4.6286e-08 PTCA0 = 56.9894 PTCA1 = -0.18621 PTCA2 = 0.0017152 PTCB0 = 25.2614 PTCB1 = -0.000925 PTCB2 = 0 PTHA0 = -70.8212 PTHA1 = 0.052293 PTHA2 = -8.2037e-07
Technical parameters Details