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Rossby, H Thomas; Prater, Mark D (2006): Water temperature and current velocity from RAFOS float NAC253. Graduate School of Oceanography, University of Rhode Island at Narragansett, PANGAEA, https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.398649

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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:
Anderson-Fontana, S; Prater, Mark D; Rossby, H Thomas: RAFOS float data report of the North Atlantic current study 1993-1995. Graduate School of Oceanography, University of Rhode Island, 96-4, nac.htm
Coverage:
Median Latitude: 43.904219 * Median Longitude: -44.042605 * South-bound Latitude: 42.364000 * West-bound Longitude: -46.618000 * North-bound Latitude: 45.756000 * East-bound Longitude: -42.256000
Date/Time Start: 1993-08-09T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1993-10-04T12:00:00
Event(s):
NAC253 * Latitude Start: 42.497000 * Longitude Start: -46.269000 * Latitude End: 45.756000 * Longitude End: -43.391000 * Date/Time Start: 1993-08-09T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1993-10-04T12:00:00 * Location: North Atlantic Ocean * Campaign: Floater * Method/Device: RAFOS float (RAFOS) * Comment: Nominal depth: 700m
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 InvestigatorMethod/DeviceComment
1DATE/TIMEDate/TimeGeocode
2LATITUDELatitudeGeocode
3LONGITUDELongitudeGeocode
4Temperature, waterTemp°CRossby, H ThomasSubsurface float
5Current velocity, east-westCur vel Ucm/sRossby, H ThomasSubsurface float
6Current velocity, north-southCur vel Vcm/sRossby, H ThomasSubsurface float
7Pressure, maximumPress maxdbarRossby, H ThomasSubsurface float
Size:
452 data points

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