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Ambar, Isabel; Cantos, Alan; Knoll, Michaela (2006): Water temperature and current velocity from RAFOS float CAN421 [dataset]. Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Physical Oceanography Department, PANGAEA,

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Related to:
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
Further details:
Canary basin circulation from subsurface floats - Subsurface float set l. canigo.htm
Median Latitude: 31.062118 * Median Longitude: -20.948324 * South-bound Latitude: 29.692000 * West-bound Longitude: -25.206000 * North-bound Latitude: 31.975000 * East-bound Longitude: -18.898000
Date/Time Start: 1997-07-31T00:28:00 * Date/Time End: 1998-07-16T00:28:00
CAN421 * Latitude Start: 31.750000 * Longitude Start: -19.930000 * Latitude End: 31.140000 * Longitude End: -25.230000 * Date/Time Start: 1997-07-27T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1998-07-26T00:00:00 * Location: South Atlantic Ocean * Campaign: Floater * Method/Device: RAFOS float (RAFOS) * Comment: Nominal depth: 520m
Data have been checked by the WOCE Subsurface Float Data Assembly Center. See hdl:10013/epic.32931.d001 for further information.
#NameShort NameUnitPrincipal InvestigatorMethod/DeviceComment
4Temperature, waterTemp°CAmbar, IsabelSubsurface float
5Current velocity, east-westCur vel Ucm/sAmbar, IsabelSubsurface float
6Current velocity, north-southCur vel Vcm/sAmbar, IsabelSubsurface float
7Pressure, maximumPress maxdbarAmbar, IsabelSubsurface float
8CommentCommentAmbar, Isabel
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