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WOCE Surface Velocity Program, SVP (2006): Current velocity from surface drifter SVP_9616881. PANGAEA, https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.406140

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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: 55.841458 * Median Longitude: -47.415711 * South-bound Latitude: 54.522000 * West-bound Longitude: -49.359000 * North-bound Latitude: 56.662000 * East-bound Longitude: -46.165000
Date/Time Start: 1996-10-31T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1997-02-02T18:00:00
Minimum DEPTH, water: m * Maximum DEPTH, water: m
Event(s):
SVP_9616881 (WMO44850) * Latitude: 54.592000 * Longitude: -46.788000 * Date/Time Start: 1996-10-31T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1997-02-02T18:00:00 * Location: Labrador Sea * Campaign: SVP_1448 * Device: Drifter, longterm (LD)
Parameter(s):
#NameShort NameUnitPrincipal InvestigatorMethodComment
1DATE/TIMEDate/TimeGeocode
2LATITUDELatitudeGeocode
3LONGITUDELongitudeGeocode
4DEPTH, waterDepth watermGeocode
5Current velocity, east-westUCcm/sBuoy, drifting
6Current velocity, north-southVCcm/sBuoy, drifting
7Latitude, errorLat eBuoy, drifting
8Longitude, errorLon eBuoy, drifting
9CodeCodeBuoy, driftingDrogue, off=0/on=1
Size:
1896 data points

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