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Rossby, H Thomas (2006): Water temperature and current veolcity from SOFAR float PL15. Graduate School of Oceanography, University of Rhode Island at Narragansett, PANGAEA, https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.399510

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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, http://store.pangaea.de/Projects/WOCE/SSF/pl.htm
Coverage:
Median Latitude: 25.245667 * Median Longitude: -69.527333 * South-bound Latitude: 24.968000 * West-bound Longitude: -69.979000 * North-bound Latitude: 25.521000 * East-bound Longitude: -69.121000
Date/Time Start: 1976-09-30T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1976-10-14T00:00:00
Event(s):
PL15 * Latitude Start: 25.521000 * Longitude Start: -69.979000 * Latitude End: 24.968000 * Longitude End: -69.121000 * Date/Time Start: 1976-09-30T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1976-10-14T00:00:00 * Location: North Atlantic Ocean * Campaign: Floater * 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 InvestigatorMethodComment
1DATE/TIMEDate/TimeGeocode
2LATITUDELatitudeGeocode
3LONGITUDELongitudeGeocode
4Temperature, waterTemp°CRossby, H ThomasSubsurface float
5Current velocity, east-westUCcm/sRossby, H ThomasSubsurface float
6Current velocity, north-southVCcm/sRossby, H ThomasSubsurface float
7Pressure, maximumPress maxdbarRossby, H ThomasSubsurface float
Size:
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