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General
Data set name

XBT data in Tyrrhenian Sea during project TEMPO (1989)

Data holding centreTelespazio s.p.a. - Earth Observation Division
CountryItaly  Italy
Time periodFrom 27 September to 7 October 1989
OngoingNo
Geographical area

67 stations sharing the area delimited by 9° E to 12° E and 40.5° N to 42.5° N in the Tyrrhenian Sea

Observations 
Parameters

Air pressure; Temperature of the water column

Instruments

Unknown

Description 
Summary

Vertical profiles of temperature were collected at 73 stations in the North Tyrrhenian Sea. The XBT measurements were mostly used to discriminate the principal water structures affecting the water mass both in the horizontal and in the vertical. The dataset contains all the relevant information concerning geographical position and time.

OriginatorsTelespazio s.p.a. - Earth Observation Division
Data web sitehttp://www.telespazio.it/home_4.html
Availability 
OrganisationTelespazio s.p.a. - Earth Observation Division
AvailabilityOrganisation
ContactBorzelli G.
Address

Telespazio s.p.a. - Earth Observation Division
Telespazio s.p.a. Via Tiburtina n. 965
Rome

00156
Italy

Administration 
Collating centreOGS (Istituto Nazionale di Oceanografia e di Geofisica Sperimentale), Division of Oceanography
Local identifierOGS-EDMED-158
Global identifier3817
Last revised1992-10-14