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Owens, W Brechner (2006): Water temperature and salinity from profiling float 67898. Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Physical Oceanography Department, PANGAEA,, In: WOCE Upper Ocean Thermal, UOT (2009): Temperature and salinity records from profiling floats. PANGAEA,

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WOCE (2002): World Ocean Circulation Experiment, Global Data, Version 3.0. WOCE International Project Office, WOCE Report, Southampton, UK; published by U.S. National Oceanographic Data Center, Silver Spring, 180/02, DVD-ROM
Median Latitude: 52.677382 * Median Longitude: -41.406000 * South-bound Latitude: 49.780000 * West-bound Longitude: -44.100000 * North-bound Latitude: 53.780000 * East-bound Longitude: -38.570000
Date/Time Start: 1998-01-10T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1998-12-26T09:36:00
Minimum DEPTH, water: 4.0 m * Maximum DEPTH, water: 1429.0 m
67898 * Latitude Start: 52.030000 * Longitude Start: -42.680000 * Latitude End: 49.780000 * Longitude End: -40.860000 * Date/Time Start: 1998-01-10T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1998-12-26T09:36:00 * Campaign: Floater * Device: Profiling floater (PFLOAT)
The salinity profiles have been checked for spurious points as well as sensor drift. The drift correction has not been applied to each profile so ther is still a use at your own risk warning on them. Some original files had data thrown away and so filled the data with null values. These profiles have been removed from the data included here. Also if a temperature or salinity was missing, the pressure level has been removed from the profiles here. Trajectory file in NetCDF format:
#NameShort NameUnitPrincipal InvestigatorMethodComment
4DEPTH, waterDepth watermGeocode
5Pressure, waterPressdbarOwens, W Brechner
6Temperature, waterTemp°COwens, W BrechnerProfiling float
7SalinitySalOwens, W BrechnerProfiling float
8Sample code/labelSample labelOwens, W BrechnerProfile number
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