Details of Malvinas Current 2001-2003: mooring velocities


Dataset identification

Title of datasetMalvinas Current 2001-2003: mooring velocities
Narrative summary of datasetCurrentmeter moorings in the Malvinas Current from 2001-2003 (cf Spadone A. and C. Provost (2009), Variations in the Malvinas Current volume transport since October 1992, J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 114, C02002, doi:10.1029/2008JC004882.)
Summary of processing methodology
Supporting documentationHow to cite: Provost Christine, Lanoisellé Jacky, Kartavtseff Annie, Spadone Aurelie, Artana Camila, Durand Isabelle (2017). Malvinas Current 2001-2003: mooring velocities. SEANOE.
Start date2001-12-22
End date2003-01-26

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

Original dataset download link
Date of original dataset publication2019-07-04
Dataset formatNetwork Common Data Form
Public accessNo limitations
License for useCC-BY 4.0


Latitude north boundary-36
Longitude east boundary-50
Latitude south boundary-42
Longitude west boundary-60
Coordinate reference systemWorld Geodetic System 84
Sea areaSouth Atlantic Ocean
Atlantic Ocean
Southwest Atlantic Ocean (20W)

Data types, collection and processing

Observation typeCurrents
ParameterHorizontal velocity of the water column (currents)
Instrument typecurrent meters
Platform typemooring
Data quality processing informationProcessed data

Process information

Submitting organisationLaboratory of Oceanography and Climate, Experiments and numerical Approaches
Submission identifier (UUID)ef91a326-6c8c-42b1-9d6d-8b47117ae16f
Date of dataset creation2017-10-03
Date of metadata creation2019-05-16
Date of metadata latest revision2019-06-14
Date of publishing2019-07-04
Processing data centreIfremer, Scientific Information Systems for the sea
Summary record-ID536