Ice Tethered Profiler 63 Data

Data from ITP63 deployed in April 2012


Last buoy status on 2013/10/17 230131 UTC : temperature = -3.52 C, battery = 10.44 V

Plot of ITP Buoy Status

Last position on 2013/10/17 230131 UTC : 82.5985 N, 100.5939 W

Plot of ITP Locations

Last profile (number 2177) on 2013/10/18 0 UTC

Last profile mean motor current = 105.3167 mA, mean battery = 10.4878 V

Plot of ITP Profiler Engineering Data

Last profile depth: minimum = 7.9888, maximum = 510.0413 m

Last profile temperature: minimum = -1.6568, maximum = 0.59416 C

Last profile salinity: minimum = 30.3053, maximum = 34.8352

Composite Plot of ITP T & S Profiles

Plot of ITP T & S Contours

The raw GPS buoy location data are available in an ASCII file: itp63rawlocs.dat

Depth averaged profiler data files (with interpolated location) are available in two formats:

itp63grddata.tar.Z or itp63grddata.zip

ITP63 was deployed on a 1.27 m thick icefloe in the Canada Basin on April 20, 2012 at 83 26.9 N, 115 50.0 W at the Russian NP-39 drifting ice station. The ITP is operating on a fast sampling schedule of 4 one-way profiles between 7 and 510 m depth each day.