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General
Data set name

Current meter data from stations on the Belgian coast (since 2003)

Data holding centreFlemish Ministry of Mobility and Public Works; Agency for Maritime and Coastal Services; Coastal Division
CountryBelgium  Belgium
Time periodEarliest from 2003 onwards
OngoingYes
Geographical area

Belgian Continental Shelf off Belgian coast

Observations 
Parameters

Vertical velocity of the water column (currents); Horizontal velocity of the water column (currents)

Description 
Summary

Current meter as follows: Oostende (51°14’45”N; 2°55’20”E): 10 minute data from 2008 until present. MOW0 (51°23'40.04"N; 03°02'44.82"E): 10 minute data since 2005 until present. MOW3 (51°23'22.57"N; 03°11'55.42"E): 10 minute data since 2003 until present. MOW4 (51°25'06.08"N; 03°17'54.88"E): 10 minute data since 2008 until present.

OriginatorsFlemish Ministry of Mobility and Public Works; Agency for Maritime and Coastal Services; Coastal Division
Data web sitehttp://www.kustdata.be/
Availability 
OrganisationFlemish Ministry of Mobility and Public Works; Agency for Maritime and Coastal Services; Coastal Division
AvailabilityBy negotiation
Contactir. Kathleen Bernaert (Head of Coastal Division)
Address

Flemish Ministry of Mobility and Public Works; Agency for Maritime and Coastal Services; Coastal Division
Administratief Centrum Vrijhavenstraat 3
Oostende

8400
Belgium

Telephone+32-(0)59-55 42 11
Facsimile+32-(0)59-50 70 37
Emailkust@vlaanderen.be
Administration 
Collating centreBelgian Marine Data Centre (BMDC)
Local identifier11014008
Global identifier1021
Last revised2015-09-02