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Riser, Stephen C (2006): Water temperature and current velocity from RAFOS float NPR68 [dataset]. Department of Oceanography, University of Washington, PANGAEA,

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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:
Kuroshio extension RAFOS floats. School of Oceanography, University of Washington, kurex.htm
Median Latitude: 25.011964 * Median Longitude: 173.554301 * South-bound Latitude: 24.616000 * West-bound Longitude: 166.742000 * North-bound Latitude: 25.346000 * East-bound Longitude: 179.017000
Date/Time Start: 1993-07-27T12:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1995-07-25T12:00:00
NPR68 * Latitude Start: 24.901000 * Longitude Start: 179.000000 * Latitude End: 25.016000 * Longitude End: 166.768000 * Date/Time Start: 1993-07-27T12:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1995-07-25T12:00:00 * Location: North Pacific Ocean * Campaign: Floater * Method/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 InvestigatorMethod/DeviceComment
4Temperature, waterTemp°CRiser, Stephen CSubsurface float
5Current velocity, east-westCur vel Ucm/sRiser, Stephen CSubsurface float
6Current velocity, north-southCur vel Vcm/sRiser, Stephen CSubsurface float
7Pressure, maximumPress maxdbarRiser, Stephen CSubsurface float
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