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Richardson, Philip L; Schmitz, W J (2006): Current velocity from SOFAR float TA45. Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Physical Oceanography Department, PANGAEA, https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.399659

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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, http://store.pangaea.de/Projects/WOCE/SSF/whta.htm
Coverage:
Median Latitude: 0.158427 * Median Longitude: -36.000610 * South-bound Latitude: -1.203000 * West-bound Longitude: -36.932000 * North-bound Latitude: 0.796000 * East-bound Longitude: -35.341000
Date/Time Start: 1989-01-24T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1989-10-17T00:00:00
Event(s):
TA45 * Latitude Start: 0.091000 * Longitude Start: -36.932000 * Latitude End: -1.128000 * Longitude End: -36.712000 * Date/Time Start: 1989-01-24T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1989-10-17T00:00:00 * Location: North Atlantic Ocean * Campaign: Floater * Device: SOFAR float (SOFAR) * Comment: Nominal depth: 3300m
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 InvestigatorMethodComment
1DATE/TIMEDate/TimeGeocode
2LATITUDELatitudeGeocode
3LONGITUDELongitudeGeocode
4Current velocity, east-westUCcm/sRichardson, Philip LSubsurface float
5Current velocity, north-southVCcm/sRichardson, Philip LSubsurface float
Size:
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