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General
Data set name

Daily surface T/S measurements at Danish coastal stations

Data holding centreDanish Meteorological Institute, Oceanographic Section
CountryDenmark  Denmark
Time period14 stations: 1931 - variable; 9 stations: shorter periods within the time interval 1931-1970
OngoingNo
Geographical area

54° 39' N to 57° 26' N; 08° 34'E to 12° 40'E

Observations 
Parameters

Salinity of the water column; Temperature of the water column

Description 
Summary

Every morning at 800 MET a surface sample of water has been taken. The temperature is measured. The sea water density is determined by an areometer and the salinity is calculated from temperature and density.

OriginatorsDanish Meteorological Institute, Oceanographic Section
Availability 
OrganisationDanish Meteorological Institute, Oceanographic Section
AvailabilityOrganisation; by negotiation
ContactBent Rasmussen
Address

Danish Meteorological Institute, Oceanographic Section
Lyngbyvej 100
Copenhagen

DK 2100 Ø
Denmark

Telephone+45 31 29 21 00
Administration 
Collating centreAarhus University, Department of Bioscience, Marine Ecology Roskilde
Local identifier13019002
Global identifier1110
Last revised2009-03-18