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WOCE Surface Velocity Program, SVP (2006): Water temperature and current velocity from surface drifter SVP_7711140. PANGAEA,

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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,;2
Median Latitude: -6.499097 * Median Longitude: -171.070742 * South-bound Latitude: -9.407000 * West-bound Longitude: -177.926000 * North-bound Latitude: -1.160000 * East-bound Longitude: -157.869000
Date/Time Start: 1989-04-01T06:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1989-11-12T00:00:00
Minimum DEPTH, water: m * Maximum DEPTH, water: m
SVP_7711140 (WMO51826) * Latitude: -9.407000 * Longitude: -177.446000 * Date/Time Start: 1989-04-01T06:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1989-11-12T00:00:00 * Location: South Pacific Ocean * Campaign: SVP_9129 * Device: Drifter, longterm (LD)
#NameShort NameUnitPrincipal InvestigatorMethodComment
4DEPTH, waterDepth watermGeocode
5Temperature, waterTemp°CBuoy, drifting
6Current velocity, east-westUCcm/sBuoy, drifting
7Current velocity, north-southVCcm/sBuoy, drifting
8Latitude, errorLat eBuoy, drifting
9Longitude, errorLon eBuoy, drifting
10CodeCodeBuoy, driftingDrogue, off=0/on=1
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