Details of Finnmaid Voluntary Observing Ship


Dataset identification

Title of datasetFinnmaid Voluntary Observing Ship
Narrative summary of datasetSurface Ocean CO2 Atlas (SOCAT)
Start date2007-07-25
End date2014-12-31

Responsible organisations

Organisation nameUniversity of Bergen, Geophysical Institute
Role of organisationDataset Holding Organisation

Dataset availability

Original dataset download link
Date of original dataset publication2019-05-12
Dataset formatText or Plaintext
Public accessNo limitations
License for useCC-BY 4.0


Latitude north boundary57.995921672433
Longitude east boundary21.777610905553
Latitude south boundary53.552765174735
Longitude west boundary9.3850327805531
Coordinate reference systemWorld Geodetic System 84
Sea areaBaltic Sea
Vertical extent minimum-5 Metres
Vertical extent maximum-5 Metres
Vertical extent unit1 Metres

Data types, collection and processing

Observation typeCarbon, nitrogen and phosphorus
Water column temperature and salinity
ParameterSalinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column
Platform typeship
Platform nameFinnmaid

Process information

Submitting organisationETT S.p.A.
Submission identifier (UUID)18174512-9d3a-4bbc-b726-0dd00ee56a96
Date of dataset creation2019-03-01
Date of metadata creation2019-03-04
Date of metadata latest revision2019-05-08
Date of publishing2019-05-11
Processing data centreInstitute of Marine Research, Norwegian Marine Data Centre
Summary record-ID483