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General
Data set name

Current meter data in the Rias of Muros and Arosa, Galicia (NW Spain)

Data holding centreIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
CountrySpain  Spain
Time periodFrom 22 May 1979 to 3 December 1980
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Ria de Muros and Ria de Arosa (Galicia, NW Spain)

Observations 
Parameters

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

Instruments

Current meters; salinity sensor

Description 
Summary

Includes current meter data from several sites in the Ria de Muros and Arosa. 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 was tidally analyzed to produce harmonic constants, current components and residuals.

OriginatorsIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
Availability 
OrganisationIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
AvailabilityUnrestricted
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 identifier8036019
Global identifier2667
Last revised2009-01-13