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Metadata for Float Type: APEX_T2

internal ID number                      30
transmission ID number                  16417
transmission type                       ARGOS
instrument type                         APEX_T2
ARGOS program number                    01670
WMO ID number                           39018
WMO instrument type (table 1770)        845
WMO recorder type (table 4770)          60
start time [dd mm yyyy hh mm (Z)]       18 01 2000 01 58
status of start time                    as recorded
launch time [dd mm yyyy hh mm (Z)]      18 01 2000 06 02
status of launch time                   as recorded
launch position [lat latm lon lonm]     2. 1.3 -23. -0.
status of launch position               as recorded
delay of first down time [hours]        06
down time [days]                        10.
up time [hours]                         18.
transmission repetition rate [sec]      88.0200
clock drift [hours/hours]               0
last cycle                              n/a
calib eq 1 for temperature              tslope*cnts+toff
calib coef for temperature              TSLOPE=0.001; TOFF=0.0;
calib eq 1 for pressure                 pslope*cnts+poff
calib coef for pressure                 PSLOPE=0.1; POFF=0.0;
calib eq 1 for voltage                  vslope*cnts+voff
calib coef for voltage                  VSLOPE=0.1; VOFF=0.6;
calib eq 1 for vacuum                   vacslope*cnts+vacoff
calib coef for vacuum                   VACSLOPE=-0.376; VACOFF=29.15;
temperature calibration date            n/a
pressure calibration date               n/a
float manufacturer                      Webb
float serial number                     71
PI                                      Bob Molinari
principal investigator address          NOAA, AOML, Miami
originating country                     USA
float deployer                          Claudia Schmid
float deployer address                  NOAA, AOML, Miami
deployment type                         R/V
deployment platform                     Seward Johnson
deployment cruise id                    2000-01
profile at deployment                   CTD 21
nominal drift pressure [dbar]           1000
cycles for drift pressure               1
nominal profile pressure [dbar]         1000
cycles for profile pressure             1
Profile Sampling Method                 n/a
temperature sensor type                 SSTD
temperature sensor manufacturer         n/a
temperature sensor serial number        115
conductivity sensor type                n/a
conductivity sensor manufacturer        n/a
conductivity sensor serial number       n/a
pressure sensor type                    n/a
pressure sensor manufacturer            n/a
pressure sensor serial number           n/a
battery type                            Alkaline
initial battery voltage [volt]          14.7
Board type                              APF6
Board serial number                     317
ROM version                             11 01 99
comment                                 n/a