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WOCE Surface Velocity Program, SVP (2006): Water temperature and current velocity from surface drifter SVP_9421951. 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: -9.755713 * Median Longitude: 43.275239 * South-bound Latitude: -17.480000 * West-bound Longitude: 39.917000 * North-bound Latitude: 1.813000 * East-bound Longitude: 47.695000
Date/Time Start: 1996-01-16T06:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1996-06-17T12:00:00
Minimum DEPTH, water: m * Maximum DEPTH, water: m
SVP_9421951 (WMO14921) * Latitude: 1.799000 * Longitude: 44.903000 * Date/Time Start: 1996-01-16T06:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1996-06-17T12:00:00 * Location: Indian Ocean * Campaign: SVP_1326 * 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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