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Rossby, H Thomas (2006): Water temperature and current veolcity from SOFAR float PL30. Graduate School of Oceanography, University of Rhode Island at Narragansett, PANGAEA, https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.399533

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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: 29.059516 * Median Longitude: -70.866798 * South-bound Latitude: 26.530000 * West-bound Longitude: -76.530000 * North-bound Latitude: 32.099000 * East-bound Longitude: -67.235000
Date/Time Start: 1977-10-02T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1978-12-30T00:00:00
Event(s):
PL30 * Latitude Start: 29.151000 * Longitude Start: -69.992000 * Latitude End: 31.168000 * Longitude End: -76.530000 * Date/Time Start: 1977-10-02T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1978-12-30T00:00:00 * 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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