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WOCE Surface Velocity Program, SVP (2006): Current velocity from surface drifter SVP_18778. PANGAEA, https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.401626

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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:
Hansen, Donald V; Poulain, Pierre-Marie (1996): Quality control and interpolations of WOCE-TOGA drifter data. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 13(4), 900-909, https://doi.org/10.1175/1520-0426(1996)013%3C0900:QCAIOW%3E2.0.CO;2
Coverage:
Median Latitude: 3.379792 * Median Longitude: -153.221896 * South-bound Latitude: 1.796000 * West-bound Longitude: -154.861000 * North-bound Latitude: 4.641000 * East-bound Longitude: -152.018000
Date/Time Start: 2000-06-22T18:00:00 * Date/Time End: 2000-07-23T18:00:00
Minimum DEPTH, water: m * Maximum DEPTH, water: m
Event(s):
SVP_18778 (WMO51920) * Latitude: 3.842000 * Longitude: -152.045000 * Date/Time Start: 2000-06-22T18:00:00 * Date/Time End: 2000-07-23T18:00:00 * Location: North Pacific Ocean * Campaign: SVP_9325 * Device: Drifter, longterm (LD)
Parameter(s):
#NameShort NameUnitPrincipal InvestigatorMethodComment
1DATE/TIMEDate/TimeGeocode
2LATITUDELatitudeGeocode
3LONGITUDELongitudeGeocode
4DEPTH, waterDepth watermGeocode
5Current velocity, east-westUCcm/sBuoy, drifting
6Current velocity, north-southVCcm/sBuoy, drifting
7Latitude, errorLat eBuoy, drifting
8Longitude, errorLon eBuoy, drifting
9CodeCodeBuoy, driftingDrogue, off=0/on=1
Size:
621 data points

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