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Metadata for Float Type: APEX_TSO7

internal ID number                      1725
transmission ID number                  17599
transmission type                       ARGOS
instrument type                         APEX_TSO7
ARGOS program number                    12281
WMO ID number                           5901069
WMO instrument type (table 1770)        846
WMO recorder type (table 4770)          60
start time [dd mm yyyy hh mm (Z)]       12 03 2006 02 37
status of start time                    as recorded
launch time [dd mm yyyy hh mm (Z)]      12 03 2006 03 47
status of launch time                   as recorded
launch position [lat latm lon lonm]     22. 45.8 -158. -05.5
status of launch position               as recorded
delay of first down time [hours]        06
down time [days]                        4.2917
up time [hours]                         21.
transmission repetition rate [sec]      40.
clock drift [hours/hours]               0
last cycle                              n/a
calib eq 1 for salinity                 sslope*cnts+soff
calib coef for salinity                 SSLOPE=0.001; SOFF=0.0;
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 oxygen                   o2=[1 d d^2 d^3 d^4]*c*[1 T2 T2^2 T2^3]'
calib coef for oxygen                   c00=3.172420e+03; c01=-1.072609e+02; c02=2.133159e+00; c03=-1.792340e-02;
calib coef for oxygen                   c10=-1.739810e+02; c11=5.102620e+00; c12=-9.857580e-02; c13=8.022400e-04;
calib coef for oxygen                   c20=3.956000e+00; c21=-9.810400e-02; c22=1.853460e-03; c23=-1.425360e-05;
calib coef for oxygen                   c30=-4.263370e-02; c31=8.788200e-04; c32=-1.644089e-05; c33=1.137090e-07;
calib coef for oxygen                   c40=1.768690e-04; c41=-2.955020e-06; c42=5.550390e-08; c43=-3.084930e-10;
calib eq   for DPhase                   DPhase = p0 + p1*(BPhase  + p2*(BPhase  + p3*BPhase))
calib coef for DPhase                   p0=-6.41869e+00; p1=1.16734e+00; p2=0.00000e+00; p3=0.00000e+00; 
calib eq 1 for voltage                  vslope*cnts+voff
calib coef for voltage                  VSLOPE=0.0777; VOFF=0.4859
calib eq 1 for vacuum                   vacslope*cnts+vacoff
calib coef for vacuum                   VACSLOPE=-0.2957; VACOFF=-30.5655;
oxygen calibration date                 02 11 2005
conductivity calibration date           16 11 2005
temperature calibration date            16 11 2005
pressure calibration date               11 11 2005
float manufacturer                      Webb
float serial number                     2595
PI                                      Stephen Riser
principal investigator address          UW, Seattle
originating country                     USA
float deployer                          Kurt Heinze
float deployer address                  UW, Seattle
deployment type                         R/V
deployment platform                     Kilo Moana
deployment cruise id                    n/a
profile at deployment                   n/a
nominal drift pressure [dbar]           1000
cycles for drift pressure               1
nominal profile pressure [dbar]         2000 1000
cycles for profile pressure             1 3
Profile Sampling Method                 discrete
pump type                               260ml
conductivity sensor type                SBE41
conductivity sensor manufacturer        SBE
conductivity sensor serial number       2650
temperature sensor type                 SBE41
temperature sensor manufacturer         SBE
temperature sensor serial number        2650
pressure sensor type                    2900 PSIA
pressure sensor manufacturer            DRUCK
pressure sensor serial number           9393
oxygen sensor type                      3830
oxygen sensor manufacturer              Aanderra
oxygen sensor serial number             0626
battery type                            Alkaline
initial battery voltage [volt]          15.1
ROM version                             012606
Board serial number                     5034
Board version                           APF-9a
comment                                 n/a