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General
Data set name

BT data for waters around Portugal, Azores and Madeira (1962-2009)

Data holding centreIHPT, Hydrographic Institute
CountryPortugal  Portugal
Time periodFrom 1962 to 2009
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Portuguese EEZ (mainland Portugal and Azores and Madeira islands)

Observations 
Parameters

Temperature of the water column

Instruments

Bathythermographs

Description 
Summary

The data sets were acquired to characterise the vertical temperature profiles of the ocean to support submarine acoustic studies with military interest.

OriginatorsIHPT, Hydrographic Institute
Availability 
OrganisationIHPT, Hydrographic Institute
AvailabilityUnrestricted
ContactSara Almeida
Address

IHPT, Hydrographic Institute
Rua das Trinas, 49
Lisboa
Lisboa
1249-093
Portugal

Telephone+351 210943000
Facsimile+351 210943299
Emailoceanografia@hidrografico.pt
Administration 
Collating centreIHPT, Hydrographic Institute
Local identifier15020002
Global identifier2227
Last revised2015-08-06