Details of XBT from SEFOS


Dataset identification

Title of datasetXBT from SEFOS
Narrative summary of datasetObservations were carried out with XBT, between CTD stations, to improve the information of the temperature field in the upper layer of the ocean.
Start date1995-03-25
End date1995-10-26

Responsible organisations

Organisation nameHydrographic Institute
Role of organisationOriginator of Dataset

Dataset availability

Original dataset download link
Dataset formatText or Plaintext
Public accessNo limitations
License for useCC-BY 4.0


Latitude north boundary42
Longitude east boundary-7.5
Latitude south boundary35.5
Longitude west boundary-12
Sea areaNorth Atlantic Ocean
Vertical extent maximum460 Metres

Data types, collection and processing

Observation typeOther physical oceanographic measurements
ParameterTemperature of the water column
Instrument typeExpendable bathythermographs
Instrument nameLockheed Martin Sippican T-4 XBT probe
Platform typeresearch vessel
Platform nameAlmeida Carvalho

Process information

Submitting organisationHydrographic Institute
Submission identifier (UUID)528bcf3d-69dc-4008-a0eb-7958353e68ac
Date of dataset creation2021-09-08
Date of dataset revision2021-09-17
Date of metadata creation2021-09-08
Date of metadata latest revision2021-09-20
Date of publishing2021-10-06
Processing data centreHydrographic Institute
Summary record-ID929