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WOCE Surface Velocity Program, SVP (2006): Water temperature and current velocity from surface drifter SVP_7716247. PANGAEA, https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.404127

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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: -11.982403 * Median Longitude: 166.777474 * South-bound Latitude: -20.292000 * West-bound Longitude: 146.144000 * North-bound Latitude: 0.525000 * East-bound Longitude: 177.262000
Date/Time Start: 1993-02-14T18:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1995-03-21T18:00:00
Minimum DEPTH, water: m * Maximum DEPTH, water: m
Event(s):
SVP_7716247 (WMO52862) * Latitude: -19.467000 * Longitude: 148.471000 * Date/Time Start: 1993-02-14T18:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1995-03-21T18:00:00 * Location: North Pacific Ocean * Campaign: SVP_9129 * Device: Drifter, longterm (LD)
Parameter(s):
#NameShort NameUnitPrincipal InvestigatorMethodComment
1DATE/TIMEDate/TimeGeocode
2LATITUDELatitudeGeocode
3LONGITUDELongitudeGeocode
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
Size:
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