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Data set name

Cyprus Coastal Ocean Forecasting and Observing System (CYCOFOS) OCB

Data holding centreCyprus Oceanography Center
CountryCyprus  Cyprus
ProjectCyprus Coastal Ocean Forecasting and Observing System(CYCOFOS)
Time periodJune 2004 - onwards
OngoingYes
Geographical area

One buoy at the SE Levantine Basin, SW of Cyprus at the point with lat 33° 41 N and long. 32° 07.50 E

Observations 
Parameters

Sea level; Air temperature; Salinity of the water column

Instruments

CTD

Description 
Summary

The MedGOOS 3 Ocean Observatory was deployed in the frame of an MOU between OC-UCY and USA and recently renamed to CYCOFOS OCB with the CSNet interaction, as a contribution to the CYCOFOS monitoring system.

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 identifier47002004
Global identifier1094
Last revised2013-11-27