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Code 7900640
Name 8438
Description Argo AUSTRALIA
Project Argo Australia
Institution CSIRO, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
Data Assembly Center CS : CSIRO
Activity Active
Status
Comment
First station date 20/04/2019 12:07:22
Last station date 18/05/2021 11:03:58
Float cycles 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 7900640
(C) Coriolis data centre - 2021.06.13
T/S Diagram
Section chart
Overlayed profiles
Waterfall profiles
Configuration
Profiler LAUNCH DATETIME 19/04/2019 19:40:00
Profiler LAUNCH LATITUDE -64
Profiler LAUNCH LONGITUDE 30
Profiler PROBE CODE 846
Profiler EXPERIMENT ID Argo Australia
Platform activity flag A
The last valid station id of the platform 77379909
Data centre in charge of platform data processing CS
Positioning system GPS
Transmission identifier (ARGOS, ORBCOMM, etc.) 8438
The telecommunications system used IRIDIUM
The program identifier used by the transmission system n/a
The frequency of transmission from the float n/a
The name of the manufacturer TWR
Instrument type 8438
Name of the principal investigator Steve Rintoul
Quality on launch date, time and location 1
Date (UTC) of the first descent of the float. 19/04/2019 22:30:58
Quality on start date 1
Identifier of the deployment platform RV Thomas G. Thompson
Status of the end of mission of the float
Name of the project Argo Australia
The related loading id 46191249
Date of last update of the metadata of the platform 23/04/2019 14:42:03
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=0.0011
Comment applying to this parameter calibration Real-time salinity adjustment
Date of the calibration 20200831000000
Firmware version 12/04/18 17:42:38 2.12.2.1 STD F
The manual version for the float 30218
The serial number of the float 8438
A standard format number to describe the data format for each float NA
The format number used by the DAC to describe the data format type for each float 1023
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 APF11
Extra features of the float (algorithms, compressee etc.) Ice Sensing Algorithm
The float owner ACE-CRC
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 18/05/2021 19:38:42
Configuration phases
Sensors
Name Maker Model Serial number Units Accuracy Resolution
CTD_TEMP SBE SBE41CP_V7.2.5 10269
CTD_CNDC SBE SBE41CP_V7.2.5 10269
CTD_PRES DRUCK DRUCK 10746442
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# = 10269 temperature coeffs: A0 = -0.0008 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# = 10269 conductivity coeffs: G = -0.9870 H = 0.1497 I = -0.0004 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# = 10269 pressure coeffs: PA0 = 0.65488 PA1 = 0.00039143 PA2 = -2.8113e-13 PTCA0 = -6064.974 PTCA1 = 141.6007 PTCA2 = -2.9518 PTCB0 = 311115.9 PTCB1 = -9.964 PTCB2 = 0.48103 PTHA0 = 275.6853 PTHA1 = -5.8019e-05 PTHA2 = -1.1553e-12
Technical parameters Details