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General
Data set name

Current meter data in the Ria de Suances, Cantabria (N. Spain)

Data holding centreIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
CountrySpain  Spain
Time periodFrom 5 August 1981 to 9 October 1981
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Ria de Suances (Cantabria, Spain)

Observations 
Parameters

Vertical velocity of the water column (currents); Salinity of the water column; Temperature variation in the water column; Horizontal velocity of the water column (currents)

Description 
Summary

The collection contains a series of continuous measurements taken at 15 minute intervals. Includes current meter data from several sites in the Suances area. Data is presented either on original record from Aanderaa magnetic tapes or processed on 9-track magnetic tape. Data is quality controlled. Checks were made for gaps, spikes and spurious data. Data were tidally analyzed to produce harmonic constants, current components and residuals

OriginatorsIEO/ La Coruna Oceanographic Centre
Availability 
OrganisationIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
AvailabilityMoratorium
ContactAlvaro Fernandez (Director)
Address

IEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
Corazon de Maria,8
MADRID

28002
Spain

Telephone+34 91 5974443
Facsimile+34 915 974770
Emaildirector@md.ieo.es
Administration 
Collating centreIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
Local identifier8036017
Global identifier2665
Last revised2009-02-11