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Rossby, H Thomas (2006): Current veolcity from SOFAR float PL1D. Graduate School of Oceanography, University of Rhode Island at Narragansett, 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:
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
Median Latitude: 31.835581 * Median Longitude: -69.022577 * South-bound Latitude: 29.617000 * West-bound Longitude: -70.819000 * North-bound Latitude: 33.310000 * East-bound Longitude: -67.815000
Date/Time Start: 1976-06-01T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1977-02-03T00:00:00
PL1D * Latitude Start: 33.310000 * Longitude Start: -67.818000 * Latitude End: 29.617000 * Longitude End: -70.819000 * Date/Time Start: 1976-06-01T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1977-02-03T00:00:00 * Location: South Atlantic Ocean * Campaign: Floater * Method/Device: SOFAR float (SOFAR) * Comment: Nominal depth: 700m
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.
#NameShort NameUnitPrincipal InvestigatorMethod/DeviceComment
4Current velocity, east-westCur vel Ucm/sRossby, H ThomasSubsurface float
5Current velocity, north-southCur vel Vcm/sRossby, H ThomasSubsurface float
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