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Boebel, Olaf; Rossby, H Thomas (2006): Water temperature and current velocity from RAFOS float KP478 [dataset]. Graduate School of Oceanography, University of Rhode Island at Narragansett, PANGAEA,

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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, kapexdr.htm
Median Latitude: -22.974460 * Median Longitude: 13.162006 * South-bound Latitude: -24.055000 * West-bound Longitude: 12.753000 * North-bound Latitude: -21.912000 * East-bound Longitude: 13.692000
Date/Time Start: 1998-02-10T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1998-05-16T12:00:00
KP478 * Latitude Start: -21.910000 * Longitude Start: 12.810000 * Latitude End: -24.060000 * Longitude End: 13.680000 * Date/Time Start: 1998-02-10T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1998-05-16T00:00:00 * Location: South Atlantic Ocean * Campaign: Floater * Method/Device: RAFOS float (RAFOS) * Comment: Nominal depth: 300m
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°CBoebel, OlafSubsurface float
5Current velocity, east-westCur vel Ucm/sBoebel, OlafSubsurface float
6Current velocity, north-southCur vel Vcm/sBoebel, OlafSubsurface float
7Current velocity, verticalCur vel Wcm/sBoebel, OlafSubsurface float
8Pressure, maximumPress maxdbarBoebel, OlafSubsurface float
9CommentCommentBoebel, Olaf
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