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Bower, Amy S (2006): Water temperature and current velocity from RAFOS float WWP348 [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:
Final report of all acoustically tracked Ranging and Fixing of Sound (RAFOS). accwwpdr.pdf
Median Latitude: 54.014897 * Median Longitude: -26.486382 * South-bound Latitude: 47.006000 * West-bound Longitude: -33.155000 * North-bound Latitude: 62.556000 * East-bound Longitude: -17.447000
Date/Time Start: 1997-10-18T01:11:00 * Date/Time End: 1999-10-18T01:11:00
WWP348 * Latitude Start: 47.070000 * Longitude Start: -31.570000 * Latitude End: 62.530000 * Longitude End: -22.000000 * Date/Time Start: 1997-10-18T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1999-10-18T00:00:00 * Location: South Atlantic Ocean * Campaign: Floater * Method/Device: RAFOS float (RAFOS) * Comment: Nominal depth: 680m
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°CBower, Amy SSubsurface float
5Current velocity, east-westCur vel Ucm/sBower, Amy SSubsurface float
6Current velocity, north-southCur vel Vcm/sBower, Amy SSubsurface float
7Pressure, maximumPress maxdbarBower, Amy SSubsurface float
8CommentCommentBower, Amy S
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