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Argo JAMSTEC
Entry ID: ARGO_JAMSTEC


Summary
Abstract: Argo is operated in the cooperation between international organizations (such as WMO, IOC) and each country's related organizations (such as government agency, research organization). In Japan, JAMSTEC, Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA), Fishery Research Agency (FRA), and some universities have been operating the Argo floats. Additionally, JMA and JAMSTEC are taking charge of the Real-time and delayed mode processing of all Japanese observation data respectively.
This web site presents a part of the result of the project that is mainly by contribution of Japanese Argo floats.

Related URL
Link: View Related Information
Description: Argo JAMSTEC Home Page

Data Set Citation
Dataset Creator: Research Institute for Global Change
Dataset Title: Argo JAMSTEC
Version: JAMSTEC
Online Resource: http://www.jamstec.go.jp/ARGO/argo_web/argo/?lang=en


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1999-02-05


Location Keywords
OCEAN > ARCTIC OCEAN
OCEAN > INDIAN OCEAN
OCEAN > SOUTHERN OCEAN
OCEAN > PACIFIC OCEAN
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > POLAR


Science Keywords
OCEANS >OCEAN CIRCULATION >OCEAN CURRENTS    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN TEMPERATURE >WATER TEMPERATURE    [Definition]
OCEANS >SALINITY/DENSITY >CONDUCTIVITY    [Definition]


Platform
NOT APPLICABLE


Instrument
CONDUCTIVITY METERS    [Information]
TEMPERATURE SENSORS    [Information]


Data Set Progress
ACTIVE


Data Center
Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology, Japan    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://www.jamstec.go.jp/e/

Data Center Personnel
Name: DATA MANAGEMENT OFFICE
Email: dmo at jamstec.go.jp
Contact Address:
Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology
3173-25 Showa-machi, Kanazawa-ku
City: Yokohama
Province or State: Kanagawa
Postal Code: 236-0001
Country: Japan


Personnel
RESEARCH INSTITUTE FOR GLOBAL CHANGE JAMSTEC
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: argo at jamstec.go.jp
Contact Address:
Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology
Research Institute for Global Change, JAMSTEC
2-15 Natsushima-cho
City: Yokosuka
Province or State: Kanagawa
Postal Code: 237-0061
Country: Japan


DATA MANAGEMENT OFFICE
Role: METADATA AUTHOR
Email: dmo at jamstec.go.jp
Contact Address:
Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology
3173-25 Showa-machi, Kanazawa-ku
City: Yokohama
Province or State: Kanagawa
Postal Code: 236-0001
Country: Japan


Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2011-07-11
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-02-27



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