Real-time monitoring of upper ocean variability in the Australian region of the Southern Ocean using Argo profiling floats
Entry ID: ASAC_2519

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Summary
Abstract: Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 2519
See the link below for public details on this project.

This dataset comprises of floating buoy data collected as part of the ARGO program. All of the data are automatically uploaded to the main ARGO data centre, and can be accessed from there (via the url given below). Above the map of current float locations on this web page, there are buttons to ... View entire text
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Description: Download Point for the data - Excel Spreadsheet
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -40.0   S: -80.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Release Date: 2013-03-19
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1999-10-12
Stop Date: 2013-02-28
ISO Topic Category
Platform
BUOYS Ancillary Description
Instrument
DRIFTING BUOYS Ancillary Description
Quality Latitudes and Longitudes provided in spatial coverage are approximate only.
Access Constraints These data are available from the ARGO website. Data from specific floats can be retrieved by using the corresponding WMO (World Meteorological Organisation) numbers.

Data are also available from the GODAE website, and the IMOS web portal.

Data are updated approximately every 24 hours.

An excel spreadsheet providing a list of the floats deployed as part of the 2519 project is available for download from the provided URL.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License
(http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/).

Please follow instructions listed in the citation reference provided at http://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/citation.cfm?entry_id=ASAC_2519 when using these data.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://data.aad.gov.au

Data Center Personnel
Name: DATA OFFICER AADC
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: metadata at aad.gov.au
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
Distribution
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Size: 22 kb
Distribution Format: excel
Fees: free
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: +61 3 6232 5395
Email: helen.phillips at csiro.au
Contact Address:
CASTRAY ESPLANADE
CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research
City: Hobart
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7000
Country: Australia
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2004-02-17
Last DIF Revision Date: 2013-03-25
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