Current Data from the Northeast Atlantic, the Baltic Sea and the North Sea
Entry ID: DOD_CURRENTS

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Summary
Abstract: FILE: Sea surface current data

This file consists of Sea surface current data at German, Federal Republic,
light vessels, mainly in the North Sea and the Baltic. Data are available from
1924 to the present. There are a total of 788,000 observations.

FILE: Moored current time series

This file consists of currents from moorings in the Northeast Atlantic (GATE,
1976) and the North Sea (FLEX, 1976). There are a total of 110 stations.

FILE: Vertical current profiles

This file consists of vertical current profiles from moorings in the Northeast
Atlantic (GATE, 1976) and the North Sea (FLEX, 1976). There are a total of
1,230 stations.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 60.0   S: 52.0   E: 9.0   W: -3.0
  N: 60.0   S: 53.0   E: 24.0   W: 12.0
  N: 70.0   S: 50.0   E: 15.0   W: -30.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1924-01-01
ISO Topic Category
Instrument
CURRENT METERS Ancillary Description
Ancillary Keywords
Originating Center
Data Center
Deutsches Ozeanographisches Datenzentrum, Bundesamt Fur Seeschifffahrt Und Hydrographie, Germany Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.bsh.de/de/index.jsp
Dataset ID: MOORED CURRENT TIME SERIES (GAT
Dataset ID: SEA SURFACE CURRENTS (GERMAN LI
Dataset ID: VERTICAL CURRENT PROFILES (GATE

Data Center Personnel
Name: DIRECTOR CHR. BROCKMANN
Phone: (49) -40 - 3190 1 -Exchange
Phone: (49) -40 - 5202 (Chr. Brockmann, Director DOD)
Phone: Telemail: DHI.Hamburg
Phone: Telex: 211 138 bmvhh d
Fax: (040) 3190 - 5150
Contact Address:
Deutsches Hydrographisches Institut (DHI)
Deutsches Ozeanographisches Datenzentrum (DOD)
Postfach 30 12 20 (P.O. Box)
City: Hamburg 36
Postal Code: 2000
Country: Federal Republic of Germany
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 1997-06-03
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