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Richardson, Philip L; Schmitz, W J (2006): Current velocity from SOFAR float TA12. Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Physical Oceanography Department, PANGAEA, https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.399620

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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:
Richardson, Philip L; Zemanovic, M E; Wooding, Christine M; Schmitz, W J: SOFAR float trajectories in the Tropical Atlantic 1989-1992. Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 94-33, whta.htm
Coverage:
Median Latitude: 10.414123 * Median Longitude: -32.829561 * South-bound Latitude: 9.392000 * West-bound Longitude: -36.408000 * North-bound Latitude: 11.396000 * East-bound Longitude: -29.489000
Date/Time Start: 1989-02-15T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1992-05-23T00:00:00
Event(s):
TA12 * Latitude Start: 11.141000 * Longitude Start: -31.609000 * Latitude End: 10.581000 * Longitude End: -36.408000 * Date/Time Start: 1989-02-15T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1992-05-23T00:00:00 * Location: North Atlantic Ocean * Campaign: Floater * Method/Device: SOFAR float (SOFAR) * Comment: Nominal depth: 1800m
Comment:
Processing method: splined, velocity algorithm: splined. 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
4Current velocity, east-westCur vel Ucm/sRichardson, Philip LSubsurface float
5Current velocity, north-southCur vel Vcm/sRichardson, Philip LSubsurface float
Size:
2388 data points

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