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Data set name

Cyprus Coastal Ocean Forecasting and Observing System (CYCOFOS) Argos Drifters

Data holding centreCyprus Oceanography Center
CountryCyprus  Cyprus
ProjectCyprus Coastal Ocean Forecasting and Observing System(CYCOFOS)
Time periodFrom 2007 to 2010
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Levantine Basin , Eastern Mediterranean Sea, 31 to 35 Deg N - 32 to 33 Deg E

Observations 
Parameters

Air pressure; Temperature of the water column

Instruments

Argos GPS-localised transmitters

Description 
Summary

Argos Drifters are deployed by OC-UCY in the frame of NEMED project. The data include barometric air pressure, sea surface temperature and air pressure tendency.

OriginatorsCyprus Oceanography Center
Data web sitehttp://www.oceanography.ucy.ac.cy/cycofos
Availability 
OrganisationCyprus Oceanography Center
AvailabilityUnrestricted
ContactGeorge Zodiatis
Address

Cyprus Oceanography Center
University of Cyprus P.O. BOX 20537
Nicosia

1678
Cyprus

Telephone+357-22893988-82-83
Facsimile+357-22895051
Emailgzodiac@ucy.ac.cy
Administration 
Collating centreCyprus Oceanography Center
Local identifier1097
Global identifier5943
Last revised2013-09-25