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Rees, J G; Dickson, Andrew G (2006): Water temperature and current velocity from SOFAR float IB63. Fisheries Laboratory, Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, Burnham-on-Crouch, PANGAEA, https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.398558

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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:
Rees, J M; Gmitrowicz, E M: Hydrographic observations on the MAFF SOFAR float site. Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food - Lowestoft, Suffolk, sofarib.htm
Coverage:
Median Latitude: 41.548653 * Median Longitude: -13.941789 * South-bound Latitude: 40.548000 * West-bound Longitude: -14.726000 * North-bound Latitude: 42.241000 * East-bound Longitude: -13.059000
Date/Time Start: 1985-02-18T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1986-01-06T00:00:00
Event(s):
IB63 * Latitude Start: 41.253000 * Longitude Start: -14.703000 * Latitude End: 42.091000 * Longitude End: -13.822000 * Date/Time Start: 1985-02-18T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1986-01-06T00:00:00 * Location: North Atlantic Ocean * Campaign: Floater * Method/Device: SOFAR float (SOFAR) * Comment: Nominal depth: 2325m
Comment:
Processing method: interpolated, velocity algorithm: backward differencing. 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°CRees, J GSubsurface float
5Current velocity, east-westCur vel Ucm/sRees, J GSubsurface float
6Current velocity, north-southCur vel Vcm/sRees, J GSubsurface float
7Pressure, maximumPress maxdbarRees, J GSubsurface float
Size:
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