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Code 6901206
Name 6603
Description Argo UK
Project Argo UK
Institution National Oceanography Centre, Southampton (NOC)
Data Assembly Center BO : BODC
Activity Active
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First station date 04/10/2017 08:38:20
Last station date 17/06/2021 14:44:20
Float cycles 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
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 6901206
(C) Coriolis data centre - 2021.06.18
T/S Diagram
Section chart
Overlayed profiles
Waterfall profiles
Configuration
Profiler LAUNCH DATETIME 03/10/2017 14:13:00
Profiler LAUNCH LATITUDE 25.72
Profiler LAUNCH LONGITUDE -28.67
Profiler PROBE CODE 846
Profiler EXPERIMENT ID Argo UK
Platform activity flag A
The last valid station id of the platform 77738243
Data centre in charge of platform data processing BO
Positioning system GPS
Transmission identifier (ARGOS, ORBCOMM, etc.) 9046i
The telecommunications system used IRIDIUM
The program identifier used by the transmission system f9046
The frequency of transmission from the float n/a
The name of the manufacturer TWR
Instrument type 6603
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. 03/10/2017 18:00:59
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 62069959
Date of last update of the metadata of the platform 17/06/2021 19:43:07
Firmware version 012811
The manual version for the float 022113
The serial number of the float 6603
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 I9AID
The type of battery packs in the float Alkaline 15V
The configuration of battery packs in the float Alk D cell
The type of controller board APF9I
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.) Deep Profile First, Air pump energy consumption limit, Time of Day profile control, Non-modal behaviour, Depth Table 69
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 17/06/2021 20:32:26
Configuration phases
Sensors
Name Maker Model Serial number Units Accuracy Resolution
CTD_PRES DRUCK DRUCK_2900PSIA 2385391
CTD_TEMP SBE SBE41CP 5077
CTD_CNDC SBE SBE41CP 5077
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