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WOCE Surface Velocity Program, SVP (2006): Water temperature and current velocity from surface drifter SVP_7716283. 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: 30.712101 * Median Longitude: -26.803833 * South-bound Latitude: 25.248000 * West-bound Longitude: -44.935000 * North-bound Latitude: 35.446000 * East-bound Longitude: -16.938000
Date/Time Start: 1993-10-11T12:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1995-11-15T00:00:00
Minimum DEPTH, water: m * Maximum DEPTH, water: m
SVP_7716283 (WMO13901) * Latitude: 26.082000 * Longitude: -43.700000 * Date/Time Start: 1993-10-11T12:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1995-11-15T00:00:00 * Location: North Atlantic Ocean * Campaign: SVP_6129 * 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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