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Hogg, Nelson; Owens, W Brechner (2006): Water temperature and current velocity from RAFOS float DBW53A. Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Physical Oceanography Department, PANGAEA, https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.398419

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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
Coverage:
Median Latitude: -17.547949 * Median Longitude: -30.043334 * South-bound Latitude: -19.679000 * West-bound Longitude: -34.459000 * North-bound Latitude: -16.500000 * East-bound Longitude: -27.549000
Date/Time Start: 1992-11-05T01:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1994-06-18T01:00:00
Event(s):
DBW53A * Latitude Start: -16.500000 * Longitude Start: -28.834000 * Latitude End: -19.618000 * Longitude End: -31.809000 * Date/Time Start: 1992-11-05T01:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1994-06-18T01:00:00 * Location: South Atlantic Ocean * Campaign: Floater * Method/Device: RAFOS float (RAFOS) * Comment: Nominal depth: 2500m
Comment:
Velocity algorithm: splined. Data have been checked by the WOCE Subsurface Float Data Assembly Center. See hdl:10013/epic.32931.d001 for further information.
Parameter(s):
#NameShort NameUnitPrincipal InvestigatorMethod/DeviceComment
1DATE/TIMEDate/TimeGeocode
2LATITUDELatitudeGeocode
3LONGITUDELongitudeGeocode
4Temperature, waterTemp°CHogg, NelsonSubsurface float
5Current velocity, east-westCur vel Ucm/sHogg, NelsonSubsurface float
6Current velocity, north-southCur vel Vcm/sHogg, NelsonSubsurface float
7Pressure, maximumPress maxdbarHogg, NelsonSubsurface float
8Positioning type/detailsPos typeHogg, NelsonSubsurface floatPosition validity: 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent)
Size:
1445 data points

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