Details of Galata_observations 2008


Dataset identification

Title of datasetGalata_observations 2008
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
Supporting documentationGalata_overview.docx
Start date2008-01-01
End date2008-12-31

Responsible organisations

Organisation namePetro Celtic Varna Office
Role of organisationOriginator of Dataset

Dataset availability

Original dataset download link
Date of original dataset publication2020-03-23
Dataset formatDelimited
Public accessNo limitations
License for useCC-BY 4.0
Link to dataset after processing by data centre{1DF046B3-7038-48B2-B7E0-52AC0305D3C9}


Latitude north boundary43.04456
Longitude east boundary28.19323
Latitude south boundary43.04
Longitude west boundary28.19
Sea areaBlack Sea
Vertical extent maximum3.5 Metres

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
Dissolved oxygen parameters in the water column
Chlorofluorocarbon concentrations in the water column
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)fb51c677-fb80-4a8b-b2d6-ef5719dfe765
Date of dataset creation2008-12-31
Date of metadata creation2020-03-09
Date of metadata latest revision2020-03-09
Date of publishing2020-03-23
Date of processed dataset publication2020-03-26
Processing data centreBulgarian National Oceanographic Data Centre , Institute of Oceanology
Summary record-ID591