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Rossby, H Thomas (2006): Water temperature and current veolcity from SOFAR float PL26B. Graduate School of Oceanography, University of Rhode Island at Narragansett, PANGAEA, https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.399530

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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: 33.913024 * Median Longitude: -73.069067 * South-bound Latitude: 31.897000 * West-bound Longitude: -75.776000 * North-bound Latitude: 38.581000 * East-bound Longitude: -66.720000
Date/Time Start: 1978-05-09T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1978-10-19T00:00:00
Event(s):
PL26B * Latitude Start: 32.094000 * Longitude Start: -70.428000 * Latitude End: 38.450000 * Longitude End: -66.720000 * Date/Time Start: 1978-05-09T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1978-10-19T00:00:00 * Location: North Atlantic Ocean * Campaign: Floater * Method/Device: SOFAR float (SOFAR) * Comment: Nominal depth: 700m
Comment:
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
7Pressure, maximumPress maxdbarRossby, H ThomasSubsurface float
8CommentCommentRossby, H Thomas
Size:
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