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Boebel, Olaf; Rossby, H Thomas (2006): Water temperature and current velocity from RAFOS float KP508. 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,
Median Latitude: -38.402901 * Median Longitude: 24.410742 * South-bound Latitude: -40.751000 * West-bound Longitude: 17.459000 * North-bound Latitude: -30.511000 * East-bound Longitude: 31.467000
Date/Time Start: 1998-06-15T12:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1999-06-09T00:00:00
KP508 * Latitude Start: -30.511000 * Longitude Start: 31.467000 * Latitude End: -37.954000 * Longitude End: 24.876000 * Date/Time Start: 1998-06-15T12:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1999-06-09T00:00:00 * Location: Indian Ocean * Campaign: Floater * Device: RAFOS float (RAFOS) * Comment: Nominal depth: 1000m
Data have been checked by the WOCE Subsurface Float Data Assembly Center. See hdl:10013/epic.32931.d001 for further information.
#NameShort NameUnitPrincipal InvestigatorMethodComment
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
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