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Boebel, Olaf; Rossby, H Thomas (2006): Water temperature and current velocity from RAFOS float KP221. Graduate School of Oceanography, University of Rhode Island at Narragansett, PANGAEA, https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.398585

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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:
KAPEX RAFOS float data report 1997-1999, Part A: The Agulhas- and South Atlantic current components. Christian-Albrechts-Universität, IFM 318, http://store.pangaea.de/Projects/WOCE/SSF/kapexdr.htm
Coverage:
Median Latitude: -42.925870 * Median Longitude: 18.251628 * South-bound Latitude: -46.148000 * West-bound Longitude: 10.147000 * North-bound Latitude: -37.239000 * East-bound Longitude: 35.783000
Date/Time Start: 1997-03-26T12:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1998-09-14T00:00:00
Event(s):
KP221 * Latitude Start: -41.992000 * Longitude Start: 11.965000 * Latitude End: -39.268000 * Longitude End: 35.783000 * Date/Time Start: 1997-03-26T12:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1998-09-14T00:00:00 * Location: South Atlantic Ocean * Campaign: Floater * Device: RAFOS float (RAFOS) * Comment: Nominal depth: 800m
Comment:
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 InvestigatorMethodComment
1DATE/TIMEDate/TimeGeocode
2LATITUDELatitudeGeocode
3LONGITUDELongitudeGeocode
4Temperature, waterTemp°CBoebel, OlafSubsurface float
5Current velocity, east-westUCcm/sBoebel, OlafSubsurface float
6Current velocity, north-southVCcm/sBoebel, OlafSubsurface float
7Current velocity, verticalCV vertcm/sBoebel, OlafSubsurface float
8Pressure, maximumPress maxdbarBoebel, OlafSubsurface float
Size:
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