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Code 6901192
Name APEX Profiling Float
Description Argo UK
Project Argo UK
Institution Met Office (Ocean Weather Services)
Data Assembly Center BO : BODC
Activity Active
Status
Comment
First station date 11/07/2016 22:23:31
Last station date 05/06/2021 22:28:10
Float cycles 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 6901192
(C) Coriolis data centre - 2021.06.13
T/S Diagram
Section chart
Overlayed profiles
Waterfall profiles
Configuration
Profiler LAUNCH DATETIME 11/07/2016 00:35:00
Profiler LAUNCH LATITUDE 57.96
Profiler LAUNCH LONGITUDE -27.13
Profiler PROBE CODE 846
Profiler EXPERIMENT ID Argo UK
Platform activity flag A
The last valid station id of the platform 77596961
Data centre in charge of platform data processing BO
Positioning system ARGOS
Transmission identifier (ARGOS, ORBCOMM, etc.) 154199
The telecommunications system used ARGOS
The program identifier used by the transmission system 02274
The frequency of transmission from the float 103
The name of the manufacturer TWR
Instrument type 7578
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. 11/07/2016 06:55:10
Quality on start date 1
Identifier of the deployment platform RRS DISCOVERY
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 60219460
Date of last update of the metadata of the platform 16/04/2021 06:43:58
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=0.0000
Comment applying to this parameter calibration Real-time salinity adjustment
Date of the calibration 20200919000000
Firmware version 112015
The manual version for the float 160801
The serial number of the float 7578
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 A9SSU
The type of battery packs in the float Alkaline 15V
The configuration of battery packs in the float N/K
The type of controller board APF9
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.) DPF, NST
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 TOOL0668
Type of sensor from L22 SeaVox Device Catalogue TOOL0837
Date of last update of the tech data of the platform 06/06/2021 02:32:23
Configuration phases
Sensors
Name Maker Model Serial number Units Accuracy Resolution
CTD_TEMP SBE SBE41 7731
CTD_CNDC SBE SBE41 7731
CTD_PRES DRUCK DRUCK_2900PSIA 10083572
Physical parameters
Name Units Accuracy Resolution
CTD_TEMP degree_Celsius 0.002 0.001
CTD_PSAL psu 0.005 0.001
CTD_PRES decibar 2.4 0.1
Calibrations
Parameter Equation Coefficients Comment
TEMP n/a n/a n/a
PSAL n/a n/a n/a
PRES n/a n/a n/a
Technical parameters Details