Marfrio Site History

History Summary

Station Name Marfrio
Latitude 31° 59.90' S
Longitude 036° 00.70' W
Depth 2604 m
Units dbars
Sample Interval 15 minutes
Contributors Collaboration between:
Instituto Oceanografico,
University of Sao Paulo.
Proudman Oceanographic Laboratory,
Joseph Proudman Building, Liverpool. U.K.
Instrument Type Two Paroscientific Digiquartz pressure transducers, with temperature recorded.
Period 01 May 1995 - 05 May 1996

Quality Assessment

Depth given is approximate and pressure is relative. Long term drift was negligible, and therefore has not been removed.

Data exist after 05 May 1996. However, due to battery failure these should not be used.