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Code 6900767
Name APEX Profiling Float
Description Argo SPAIN
Project ARGO_SPAIN
Euro-Argo
Institution IEO, Instituto Espanol de Oceanografia - Madrid
Data Assembly Center IF : CORIOLIS
Activity Inactive
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Comment
First station date 25/12/2010 08:30:49
Last station date 04/12/2014 07:44:49
Float cycles 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 6900767
(C) Coriolis data centre - 2021.05.13
T/S Diagram
Section chart
Overlayed profiles
Waterfall profiles
Configuration
Profiler TYPE APEX
Profiler VERSION 062608
Profiler CRC TYPE 16
Profiler CYCLE PERIOD 10
Profiler CYCLE PERIOD 1 10
Profiler CYCLE PERIOD 2 10
Profiler IMMERSION DRIFT PERIOD 9999
Profiler LAUNCH DATETIME 24/12/2010 12:20:00
Profiler LAUNCH LATITUDE 20.28
Profiler LAUNCH LONGITUDE -24.36
Profiler REFERENCE DATETIME 24/12/2010 12:20:00
Profiler REFERENCE INTERNAL DATE 999
Profiler PROBE CODE 846
Profiler RECORDER CODE 60
Profiler EXPERIMENT ID ARGO_SPAIN
Profiler EXPERIMENT ID Euro-Argo
Profiler CONDUCTIVITY ACCURACY 2
Profiler PARKING DEPTH 1000
Profiler PROFILE DEPTH 2000
Platform activity flag I
The last valid station id of the platform 35268511
Bathy 4536
Data centre in charge of platform data processing IF
Positioning system ARGOS
Transmission identifier (ARGOS, ORBCOMM, etc.) 88346
The telecommunications system used ARGOS
The program identifier used by the transmission system 2685
The repetition rate of transmission from the float 32
Model of the float APEX-APF9A
The name of the manufacturer TWR
Instrument type 4402
Direction of the profiles A
Name of the principal investigator Pedro Velez
Quality on launch date, time and location 1
Date (UTC) of the first descent of the float. 24/12/2010 12:20:00
Quality on start date 1
Identifier of the deployment platform HESPERIDES
Identifier of the mission used to deploy the float Malaspina
The number of times this cycle repeats 1
Name of the cruise Malaspina
Date of last update of the metadata of the platform 09/04/2018 19:00:00
Date of last update of the trajectory of the platform 28/07/2016 23:52:28
Name of the network related to the platform GROUP
Name of the network related to the platform MyOcean
Version number of the data handbook 1.2
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 20141204000000
Firmware version 062608
Allows the user to specify that the down-time should expire at a specific time of day (ToD) 65534
Logging verbosity with lower values producing more terse logging 2
A standard format number to describe the data format for each float 001070
The type of battery packs in the float Alkaline
The type of controller board APF9A
The serial number of the primary controller board 6324
The float owner IEO
The operating institution of the float IEO
Mission configuration - up time 16
Mission configuration - down time 224
Mission configuration - park piston position 66
Mission configuration - depth correction factor 10
Mission configuration - internal vacuum threshold 96
Mission configuration - ascent timeout period 9
Mission configuration - max air bladder pressure 120
Mission configuration - target profile piston position 16
Mission configuration - park and profile cycle length 1
Fully extended piston position 226
Retracted piston position 9
Initial buoyancy nudge 22
Deep profile descent period 6
Park descent period 6
Mission prelude period 6
Compensator Hyper Retraction 0
Category of instrument FLOAT
Startup date of the float 24/12/2010 11:02:42
Is the float a deep profile first (yes/no) yes
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 30/11/2020 23:37:50
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 2742979 Dbar
CTD_TEMP SBE SBE41CP 4504 Degree Celsius
CTD_CNDC SBE SBE41CP 4504 mS.cm-1
Physical parameters
Name Units Accuracy Resolution
CTD_PRES decibar 2.4 0.1
CTD_TEMP degree_Celsius 0.002 0.001
CTD_CNDC psu 0.005 0.001
Calibrations
Parameter Equation Coefficients Comment
PRES
TEMP
PSAL
Technical parameters Details