Details of Galata observations 2009


Dataset identification

Title of datasetGalata observations 2009
Narrative summary of datasetGalata platform real time data is one of the most important sources of multi-parameter operational information in the Black Sea which will serve for monitoring, verification and improvement of modeling results and forecasts as well as for collecting long time series of data needed for climatic research. It also provides useful real time information for marine industry and safety.
Summary of processing methodologyGalata platform real time data The measuring system, placed on the platform, consists of 24 sensors distributed in two main groups: meteorological sensors and oceanographic sensors
Start date2009-01-01
End date2009-12-31

Responsible organisations

Organisation namePetro Celtic Varna Office
Role of organisationOriginator of Dataset

Dataset availability


Latitude north boundary43.04
Longitude east boundary28.19
Latitude south boundary43.04
Longitude west boundary28.19
Sea areaBlack Sea

Data types, collection and processing

Observation typeOther physical oceanographic measurements
Water column temperature and salinity
ParameterAir pressure
Air temperature
Atmospheric humidity
Electrical conductivity of the water column
Solar Radiation
Temperature of the water column
Instrument typemeteorological packages
current meters
water temperature sensor
salinity sensor
data loggers
Platform typemoored surface buoy
Platform nameGalata

Process information

Submitting organisationPetro Celtic Varna Office
Submission identifier (UUID)c37e2796-bfc7-4306-a526-63bff6f4fa25
Date of dataset creation2022-06-20
Date of metadata creation2022-06-20
Date of metadata latest revision2022-06-27
Date of publishing2022-06-28
Date of processed dataset publication2022-07-07
Processing data centreBulgarian National Oceanographic Data Centre , Institute of Oceanology
Summary record-ID1071