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Data set name

Sea level and temperature data of Saronikos Gulf, near Athens (1986-1987)

Data holding centreUniversity of Athens, Department of Applied Physics, Laboratory of Meteorology and Oceanography (LMO/UATH)
CountryGreece  Greece
Time periodFrom 18 July 1986 to 15 September 1987
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Four sites covering the inner part of Saronikos Gulf, located at the west and south openings through which it communicates with the rest of Saronikos Gulf

Observations 
Parameters

Sea level; Temperature of the water column

Description 
Summary

The aim of the project was to study the general hydrodynamic circulation in the inner part of Saronikos Gulf, as well as the effect of atmospheric pressure and wind on its behaviour. Ten minute data of sea level and temperature were collected at four sites, at the limits of the inner Saronikos Gulf, for a period of over one year.The project was supported by the Greek Ministry of Environment.

OriginatorsUniversity of Athens, Department of Applied Physics, Laboratory of Meteorology and Oceanography (LMO/UATH)
Availability 
OrganisationUniversity of Athens, Department of Applied Physics, Laboratory of Meteorology and Oceanography (LMO/UATH)
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactAssoc. Prof. A. Lascaratos
Address

University of Athens, Department of Applied Physics, Laboratory of Meteorology and Oceanography (LMO/UATH)
Panepistimiopolis
Athens

157 01
Greece

Telephone+30-210-7276933
Emailalasc@oc.phys.uoa.gr
Administration 
Collating centreHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Hellenic National Oceanographic Data Centre
Local identifier6033004
Global identifier1354
Last revised2015-07-14