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Rossby, H Thomas (2006): Water temperature and current veolcity from SOFAR float PL12C. Graduate School of Oceanography, University of Rhode Island at Narragansett, PANGAEA, https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.399502

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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:
O'Gara, R; Rossby, H Thomas; Spain, D L: SOFAR float pilot studies in the Western North Atlantic 1975-1981. Graduate School of Oceanography, University of Rhode Island, 82-3, pl.htm
Coverage:
Median Latitude: 22.666315 * Median Longitude: -71.423624 * South-bound Latitude: 21.771000 * West-bound Longitude: -74.194000 * North-bound Latitude: 23.465000 * East-bound Longitude: -69.405000
Date/Time Start: 1977-08-31T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1978-02-11T00:00:00
Event(s):
PL12C * Latitude Start: 22.549000 * Longitude Start: -72.239000 * Latitude End: 22.796000 * Longitude End: -74.194000 * Date/Time Start: 1977-08-31T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1978-02-11T00:00:00 * Location: North Atlantic Ocean * Campaign: Floater * Method/Device: SOFAR float (SOFAR) * Comment: Nominal depth: 700m
Comment:
Processing method: interpolated, velocity algorithm: backward differencing. 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
Size:
482 data points

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