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South Atlantic Climate Change Consortium
Entry ID: SACC_preliminary

Abstract: On 22-24 March 2009 we occupied two hydrographic sections across the eastern mouth of the Magellan Strait and the Le Maire Strait. These data were collected to establish the water mass properties of the main inputs into the southern Patagonia continental shelf.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -52.25   S: -54.75   E: -64.5   W: -68.6
Min Depth: 0 M Max Depth: 100 M

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Alberto Piola
Dataset Title: Magellan and Le Maire Strait
Version: preliminary
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2009-03-22
Stop Date: 2009-03-24
Quality CTD T and C sensors calibrated Nov 2008, post cruise calibration pending. CTD O2 sensor uncertainty large, bottle data being quality controlled.
Access Constraints Data not yet released to the public. Available within project participants until 2011.
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Data Center
Inter-American Institute for Global Change Research Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: (55-12) 3945-6868
Fax: (55-12) 3941-4410
Email: lmachite at
Contact Address:
Inter-American Institute for Global Change Research- IAI
Avenida dos Astronautas, 1758, Jardim da Granja
City: Sao Jose dos Campos
Province or State: Sao Paulo
Postal Code: 12227-010
Country: BRAZIL
Distribution Media: CD and FTP
Distribution Size: 1.0 GB
Distribution Format: ASCII
Fees: none
Phone: +54 11 4301 2590
Fax: +54 11 4303 2299
Email: apiola at
Contact Address:
Departamento Oceanografía, Servicio de Hidrografía Naval and Universidad de Buenos Aires, Av. Montes de Oca 2124
City: C1270ABV Ciudad de Buenos Aires
Country: Argentina
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-04-29
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-07-26