Details of CTD profiles in the western and central Mediterranean between 2007 and 2020 from Italian cruises


Dataset identification

Title of datasetCTD profiles in the western and central Mediterranean between 2007 and 2020 from Italian cruises
Narrative summary of datasetFifteen oceanographic cruises were organized in the western and central Mediterranean basins between October 2007 and October 2020 (see the table) by the Italian National Research Council (CNR) and the acquisition of 661 hydrological vertical profiles. The cruise carried out in 2015 is part of another database (([http://]) Spreadsheet files in TXT format where missing data values are set to -1.e10. List of cruises organized in the period 2007-2020 with number of casts, research vessels used and areas interested (with at least two casts) Image Reference: Important Note: This submission has been initially submitted to SEA scieNtific Open data Edition (SEANOE) publication service and received the recorded DOI. The metadata elements have been further processed (refined) in EMODnet Ingestion Service in order to conform with the Data Submission Service specifications.
Start date2007-10-05
End date2020-10-10

Responsible organisations

Organisation nameIfremer, Scientific Information Systems for the sea
Role of organisationDataset Holding Organisation
Organisation nameSEA scieNtific Open data Edition
Role of organisationPublisher

Dataset availability


Latitude north boundary45
Longitude east boundary-7
Latitude south boundary34
Longitude west boundary17
Sea areaMediterranean Region
Mediterranean Sea
Mediterranean Sea, Eastern Basin

Data types, collection and processing

Observation typeinapplicable
ParameterElectrical conductivity of the water column
Dissolved oxygen parameters in the water column
Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column
Instrument typeCTD
Platform typeresearch vessel
Data quality processing informationQuality controlled data

Process information

Submitting organisationCNR, Istituto per l'Ambiente Marino Costiero (Sezione di Oristano)
Submission identifier (UUID)a53ad03f-3837-8373-3735-000000087567
Date of dataset creation2022-04-08
Date of dataset revision2022-06-08
Date of metadata creation2022-6-10
Date of metadata latest revision2022-06-27
Date of publishing2022-07-13
Date of processed dataset publication2022-09-05
Processing data centreNational Institute of Oceanography and Applied Geophysics - OGS, Division of Oceanography
Summary record-ID1081