Not logged in
PANGAEA.
Data Publisher for Earth & Environmental Science

Rossby, H Thomas (2006): Water temperature and current veolcity from SOFAR float PL8D. Graduate School of Oceanography, University of Rhode Island at Narragansett, PANGAEA, https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.399541

Always quote citation above when using data! You can download the citation in several formats below.

RIS CitationBibTeX CitationShow MapGoogle Earth

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: 23.437736 * Median Longitude: -61.477629 * South-bound Latitude: 22.417000 * West-bound Longitude: -62.068000 * North-bound Latitude: 23.949000 * East-bound Longitude: -60.527000
Date/Time Start: 1977-04-02T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1977-10-15T00:00:00
Event(s):
PL8D * Latitude Start: 23.703000 * Longitude Start: -60.527000 * Latitude End: 23.196000 * Longitude End: -61.400000 * Date/Time Start: 1977-04-02T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1977-10-15T00:00:00 * Location: North Atlantic Ocean * Campaign: Floater * Method/Device: SOFAR float (SOFAR) * Comment: Nominal depth: 2000m
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
7Pressure, maximumPress maxdbarRossby, H ThomasSubsurface float
Size:
788 data points

Download Data

Download dataset as tab-delimited text — use the following character encoding:

View dataset as HTML