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Data set name

Meteo and tide gauge data in the Sicily Channel (MULIS Project: 1991-92)

Data holding centreOGS (Istituto Nazionale di Oceanografia e di Geofisica Sperimentale), Division of Oceanography
CountryItaly  Italy
Time periodFrom December 1991 to July 1992.
OngoingNo
Geographical area

3 tide gauge stations (Scilla, Villa San Giovanni, Reggio Calabria) and 3 meteorological stations (Cannitello, Messina, Pellaro) on the Calabrian Coast.

Observations 
Parameters

Sea level

Instruments

Anemometers; sea level recorders

Description 
Summary

The data were collected in the framework of an environmental study in the Sicily Channel. The experimental activity is based on LASTEM sensors. The data were sampled at one-hour interval. The complete set consists of 63.568 recordings of sea level and 14.919 recordings of meteo data. In the same period 5 current meters were deployed.

OriginatorsOGS (Istituto Nazionale di Oceanografia e di Geofisica Sperimentale), Division of Oceanography
Data web sitehttp://nodc.ogs.trieste.it
Availability 
OrganisationOGS (Istituto Nazionale di Oceanografia e di Geofisica Sperimentale), Division of Oceanography
AvailabilityOrganisation
ContactMosetti Renzo (Department Director)
Address

OGS (Istituto Nazionale di Oceanografia e di Geofisica Sperimentale), Division of Oceanography
Borgo Grotta Gigante 42/c
Sgonico (Trieste)

34010
Italy

Administration 
Collating centreOGS (Istituto Nazionale di Oceanografia e di Geofisica Sperimentale), Division of Oceanography
Local identifierOGS-EDMED-79
Global identifier3904
Last revised2005-04-15