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Ollitrault, Michel (2006): Water temperature and current velocity from SOFAR float TPG02B [dataset]. Institut français de recherche pour l'exploitation de la mer, PANGAEA,

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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:
The TOPOGULF experiment lagrangian data. Laboratoire de physique des oceans, Institut francaise de recherche pour l'exploitation de la mer, topogf.htm
Median Latitude: 30.004419 * Median Longitude: -34.807984 * South-bound Latitude: 22.256000 * West-bound Longitude: -56.209000 * North-bound Latitude: 36.948000 * East-bound Longitude: -26.509000
Date/Time Start: 1984-08-12T01:20:00 * Date/Time End: 1988-06-14T01:20:00
TPG02B * Latitude Start: 35.439000 * Longitude Start: -48.088000 * Latitude End: 24.638000 * Longitude End: -31.781000 * Date/Time Start: 1984-08-12T01:20:00 * Date/Time End: 1988-06-14T01:20:00 * Location: South Atlantic Ocean * Campaign: Floater * Method/Device: SOFAR float (SOFAR) * Comment: Nominal depth: 600m
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.
#NameShort NameUnitPrincipal InvestigatorMethod/DeviceComment
4Temperature, waterTemp°COllitrault, MichelSubsurface float
5Current velocity, east-westCur vel Ucm/sOllitrault, MichelSubsurface float
6Current velocity, north-southCur vel Vcm/sOllitrault, MichelSubsurface float
7Pressure, maximumPress maxdbarOllitrault, MichelSubsurface float
8CommentCommentOllitrault, Michel
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