Ice Tethered Profiler 77 Data

Data from ITP77 deployed in March 2014

Last buoy status on 2014/10/2 0 UTC : temperature = -1.77 C, battery = 10.32 V

Plot of ITP Buoy Status

Last position on 2014/10/2 0 UTC : 75.962 N, 158.6148 W

Plot of ITP Locations

No profiles yet

No microcat data yet

The raw GPS buoy location data are available in an ASCII file: itp77rawlocs.dat

ITP77 was deployed on a 2.0 m thick icefloe in the Beaufort Sea on March 9, 2014 at 73 21.9 N, 134 59.2 W as part of the ONR Marginal Ice Zone (MIZ) program. On the same icefloe, a Naval Postgraduate School Arctic Ocean Flux Buoy (AOFB) was deployed. The ITP includes a second generation prototype MAVS current sensor operating on a pattern profiling schedule including 2 one-way profiles between 7 and 760 m depth each day and SBE-37 microcat fixed at 6 m depth.