PAVASAS Site History

History Summary

Station Name PAVASAS
Latitude 00° 13.96' N
Longitude 041° 12.62' W
Depth 104 m
Units dbars
Sample Interval 30 minutes
Contributors Instituto Oceanografico,
University of Sao Paulo.
Instrument Type Pressure 1 - Strain gauge sensor.
Pressure 2 - Paroscientific Digiquartz pressure transducer.
Period 23 Jul 1987 - 29 Aug 1987

Quality Assessment

Depth given is approximate, pressure is relative.

Contributor recommends use of pressure sensor 2.