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General
Data set name

Tide gauge data for coasts of Cape Verde, Angola, Guinea Bissau, Mozambique, Sao Tome and Principe

Data holding centreIHPT, Hydrographic Institute
CountryPortugal  Portugal
Time periodThe time periods are different for each data station (data from 1961-2001)
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Cape Verde, Angola, Guinea Bissau, Mozambique, Sao Tome and Principe

Observations 
Parameters

Sea level; Bathymetry and Elevation

Instruments

Sea level recorders

Description 
Summary

The data sets were acquired for the following purposes: a) harmonic analysis of the tides; b) quality control of the tidal predictions; c) reduction of depths from bathymetric surveys to the chart datum; and d) mean sea level.

OriginatorsIHPT, Hydrographic Institute - Division of Oceanography
Availability 
OrganisationIHPT, Hydrographic Institute
AvailabilityUnrestricted
ContactMariana Costa
Address

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

Telephone+351 210943000
Facsimile+351 210943299
Emailmail@hidrografico.pt
Administration 
Collating centreIHPT, Hydrographic Institute
Local identifier15021004
Global identifier2236
Last revised2015-08-06