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Code 6903273
Name APEX Profiling Float
Description Argo NORWAY
Project Euro-Argo
ARGO Norway
Institution Institute of Marine Research (IMR)
Data Assembly Center IF : CORIOLIS
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First station date 03/02/2016 21:04:07
Last station date 08/06/2021 00:32:46
Float cycles 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, 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 6903273
(C) Coriolis data centre - 2021.06.13
T/S Diagram
Section chart


Overlayed profiles


Waterfall profiles


Configuration
Profiler TYPE APEX
Profiler VERSION 102815
Profiler CRC TYPE 16
Profiler CYCLE PERIOD 5
Profiler CYCLE PERIOD 1 5
Profiler LAUNCH DATETIME 14/01/2016 11:45:00
Profiler LAUNCH LATITUDE 65.85
Profiler LAUNCH LONGITUDE -1.583
Profiler REFERENCE DATETIME 14/01/2016 00:00:00
Profiler PROBE CODE 846
Profiler RECORDER CODE 64
Profiler EXPERIMENT ID ARGO Norway
Profiler EXPERIMENT ID Euro-Argo
Profiler CONDUCTIVITY ACCURACY 2
Profiler PARKING DEPTH 1200
Profiler PROFILE DEPTH 2000
Platform activity flag A
The last valid station id of the platform 77599448
Bathy 2800
Data centre in charge of platform data processing IF
Positioning system GPS
Transmission identifier (ARGOS, ORBCOMM, etc.) 2347
The telecommunications system used IRIDIUM
Model of the float APEX-SBE-APF9I
The name of the manufacturer TWR
Instrument type 7562
Direction of the profiles A
Name of the principal investigator Kjell Arne MORK
Quality on launch date, time and location 1
Date (UTC) of the first descent of the float. 14/01/2016 11:00:00
Quality on start date 1
Identifier of the deployment platform R/V Johan Hjort
Identifier of the mission used to deploy the float n/a
The number of times this cycle repeats 1
Date of last update of the metadata of the platform 28/01/2016 19:00:00
Date of last update of the trajectory of the platform 08/06/2021 06:35:00
Version number of the data handbook 1.2
List of parameters with real-time calibration information DOXY
List of parameters with real-time calibration information PSAL
Calibration equation for this parameter PPOX_DOXY_ADJUSTED = a1 * PPOX_DOXY + a0
Calibration equation for this parameter PSAL_ADJUSTED = a1 * PSAL + a0
Calibration coefficients for this equation a1=1, a0=-0.0300
Calibration coefficients for this equation a1=1.0742, a0=0.0000
Comment applying to this parameter calibration Real-time salinity adjustment
Comment applying to this parameter calibration initial assessment by coriolis according to https://doi.org/10.13155/76709 based on case1_1 (cycles 3 4 5 6 7)
Date of the calibration 20160114114500
Date of the calibration 20210305000000
Firmware version 102815
Number of sec allowed after dialing for a connection established with the host computer 60
Pressure where the control firmware transitions from subsampling the water column (in the deep water) to where the CP mode of the SBE41cp is activated for a high resolution profile to the surface 2000
Controls FLNTU sampling 1
Maximum size of the logfile in Kilobytes 40
Determines the time period between attempts to successfully complete telemetry tasks after each profile 15
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
Debug bits 2
The type of battery packs in the float Alkaline
Anderaa calibration coeff C0 2.816090E-03
Anderaa calibration coeff C1 1.187680E-04
Anderaa calibration coeff C2 2.348970E-06
Anderaa calibration coeff C3 2.315980E+02
Anderaa calibration coeff C4 -3.336290E-01
Anderaa calibration coeff C5 -4.991050E+01
Anderaa calibration coeff C6 4.619550E+00
Mission configuration - up time 660
Mission configuration - down time 13740
Mission configuration - park piston position 66
Mission configuration - depth correction factor 10
Mission configuration - internal vacuum threshold 96
Mission configuration - ascent timeout period 540
Mission configuration - max air bladder pressure 124
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 300
Park descent period 300
Mission prelude period 360
FLBB Chlorophyll scale factor 0.0072
FLBB Chlorophyll dark count 41
FLBB Backscattering scale factor 0.0000016020000
FLBB Backscattering dark count 41
Compensator Hyper Retraction 0
Pressure Activation Piston Position 16
Aanderaa Optode temp coeff 0 2.621330E+01
Aanderaa Optode temp coeff 1 -3.163080E-02
Aanderaa Optode temp coeff 2 3.167070E-06
Aanderaa Optode temp coeff 3 -4.571400E-09
Aanderaa Optode temp coeff 4 0.000000E+00
Aanderaa Optode temp coeff 5 0.000000E+00
Category of instrument FLOAT
Is the float a deep profile first (yes/no) 1
Platform type APEX
Type of sensor from L22 SeaVox Device Catalogue TOOL0669
Type of sensor from L22 SeaVox Device Catalogue TOOL0826
Type of sensor from L22 SeaVox Device Catalogue TOOL0837
Khi coefficient for backscattering processing. 1.097
Calibration adjusted error 10
Code (used by the decoder) of the method used to estimate adjustment error 1_1
Date of last update of the tech data of the platform 08/06/2021 08:58:04
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
14400 1000 2000
Sensors
Name Maker Model Serial number Units Accuracy Resolution
CTD_PRES DRUCK DRUCK_2900PSIA 10083670
CTD_TEMP SBE SBE41CP 7680
CTD_CNDC SBE SBE41CP 7680
OPTODE_DOXY AANDERAA AANDERAA_OPTODE_4330 1693
FLUOROMETER_CHLA WETLABS ECO_FLBB_AP2 4109
BACKSCATTERINGMETER_BBP700 WETLABS ECO_FLBB_AP2 4109
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
OPTODE_DOXY degree
OPTODE_DOXY degree
OPTODE_DOXY degree_Celsius
OPTODE_DOXY millibar
OPTODE_DOXY micromole/kg
FLUOROMETER_CHLA count
BACKSCATTERINGMETER_BBP700 count
FLUOROMETER_CHLA degree_Celsius
FLUOROMETER_CHLA mg/m3
BACKSCATTERINGMETER_BBP700 m-1
Calibrations
Parameter Equation Coefficients Comment
PRES
TEMP
PSAL
TPHASE_DOXY
C2PHASE_DOXY
TEMP_DOXY
PPOX_DOXY
DOXY
FLUORESCENCE_CHLA
BETA_BACKSCATTERING700
TEMP_CPU_CHLA
CHLA
BBP700
Technical parameters Details