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General
Data set name

CORPAC; Currents on continental slope off Espinho, Portugal (1986-88)

Data holding centreUniversity of Lisbon, Department of Physics, Group of Oceanography
CountryPortugal  Portugal
Time periodFrom 19 October 1986 to 12 October 1988
OngoingNo
Geographical area

41° 00.00'N, 09° 26.00'W off Espinho, Portugal

Observations 
Parameters

Electrical conductivity of the water column; Vertical velocity of the water column (currents); Horizontal velocity of the water column (currents); Temperature of the water column

Instruments

Current meters; CTD

Description 
Summary

Total depth of mooring: 900 m; Measurement levels: 50, 100, 250 and 800 m; Sampling rate: 60 min. For details of the research objectives underlying the data collecting activities of the University of Lisbon Group of Oceanography (GOUL) please refer to the Data Holding Centre Description for GOUL.

OriginatorsUniversity of Lisbon, Department of Physics, Group of Oceanography
Availability 
OrganisationUniversity of Lisbon, Department of Physics, Group of Oceanography
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactProf. Isabel Ambar or Prof. Armando Fiuza
Address

University of Lisbon, Department of Physics, Group of Oceanography
Rua de Escola Politecnica 58
Lisboa
Lisboa
1269-102
Portugal

Telephone+351 213955293
Emailfcopnbo@ptearn.bitnet
Administration 
Collating centreIHPT, Hydrographic Institute
Local identifier15013009
Global identifier2198
Last revised2009-10-30