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General
Data set name

Autonomous Buoy MIG-1 (Southern Baltic Sea)

Data holding centreMaritime Institute in Gdansk (MIG) - Department of Operational Oceanography
CountryPoland  Poland
Time period2000 (May) - ongoing
OngoingYes
Geographical area

In the southern Baltic Sea, 8 Nm north from Wladyslawowo. The location of the buoy is: 54° 56.12' N, 18° 31.57' E (May 2000 - 31th October 2006) 54° 55.774' N, 18° 32.33' E (since 2nd November 2006)

Observations 
Parameters

Air pressure; Air temperature; Atmospheric humidity; Electrical conductivity of the water column; Wind strength and direction; Salinity of the water column; Horizontal velocity of the water column (currents); Temperature of the water column; Solar Radiation

Instruments

Meteorological packages; current profilers; CTD

Description 
Summary

Data is collected on the autonomous buoy with marine meteorological station, CTD and bottom-mounted ADCP for current profiling installed. Measurements are made every 30 minutes and averaging time depends on type of data. Organised in time-series on single buoy location. Data from 2000 with some gaps dependant on maintenance/repairs periods. Maritime Institute in Gdansk is the only data originator.

OriginatorsMaritime Institute in Gdansk (MIG) - Department of Operational Oceanography
Availability 
OrganisationMaritime Institute in Gdansk (MIG) - Department of Operational Oceanography
AvailabilityUnknown
ContactJuliusz Gajewski
Address

Maritime Institute in Gdansk (MIG) - Department of Operational Oceanography
ul. Dlugi Targ 41/42 PO Box 82
Gdansk

80-830
Poland

Telephone+48 58 3018724
Facsimile+48 58 320 32 56
Emailjulgaj@im.gda.pl
Administration 
Collating centreInstitute of Meteorology and Water Management, Maritime Branch in Gdynia (IMWM MB)
Local identifier21013001
Global identifier1707
Last revised2009-01-07