Details of Galata observations 2010


Dataset identification

Title of datasetGalata observations 2010
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 date2010-03-01
End date2010-04-30

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
Solar Radiation
Other meteorological measurements
Temperature of the water column
Instrument typemeteorological packages
current meters
water body temperature sensor
salinity sensor
Platform typemoored surface buoy
Platform nameGalata

Process information

Submitting organisationPetro Celtic Varna Office
Submission identifier (UUID)896f901e-65e1-44bd-9721-a111eb43de08
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-ID1072