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WOCE Surface Velocity Program, SVP (2006): Water temperature and current velocity from surface drifter SVP_7703048. doi:10.1594/PANGAEA.402897
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, doi:10.1175/1520-0426(1996)013<0900:QCAIOW>2.0.CO;2 *
Median Latitude: -28.770792 * Median Longitude: -99.113372 * South-bound Latitude: -33.452000 * West-bound Longitude: -115.030000 * North-bound Latitude: -23.365000 * East-bound Longitude: -87.209000
Date/Time Start: 1993-02-21T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1996-06-19T18:00:00
Minimum DEPTH, water: m * Maximum DEPTH, water: m
SVP_7703048 (WMO32528) * * Latitude: -27.429000 * Longitude: -104.110000 * Date/Time Start: 1993-02-21T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1996-06-19T18:00:00 * Location: South Pacific Ocean * * Campaign: SVP_1425 * * Device: Drifter, longterm (LD) *
#NameShort NameUnitPrincipal InvestigatorMethodComment
1DATE/TIME *Date/TimeGeocode
2LATITUDE *LatitudeGeocode
3LONGITUDE *LongitudeGeocode
4DEPTH, water *Depth watermGeocode
5Temperature, water *Temp°CBuoy, drifting *
6Current velocity, east-west *UCcm/sBuoy, drifting *
7Current velocity, north-south *VCcm/sBuoy, drifting *
8Latitude, error *Lat eBuoy, drifting *
9Longitude, error *Lon eBuoy, drifting *
10Code *CodeBuoy, drifting *Drogue, off=0/on=1
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