Mediterranean Sea - Temperature and salinity observation collection V1.1

Date(s) (Creation)
Custodian(s): IFREMER / IDM/SISMER
Originator(s): Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia – INGV, Sede di Bologna
Point of contact(s): Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia – INGV, Sede di Bologna
Credit Seadatanet
Version 1.1
DOI 10.12770/cd552057-b604-4004-b838-a4f73cc98fcf
Abstract SeaDataNet Temperature and Salinity historical data collection contains all open access temperature and salinity in situ data retrieved from SeaDataNet infrastructure at the end of 2013. The data span between -9.25 and 37 degrees of longitude, thus including an Atlantic box and Marmara Sea, and cover the time period 1900-2012.
Data have been quality checked using ODV software. Quality Flags of anomalous data have been revised using basic QC procedures.

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The dataset format is ODV binary collections. You can read, analyse and export from the ODV application provided by Alfred Wegener institute at
Keywords Oceanographic geographical features, Temperature of the water column, Temperature variation in the water column, Salinity of the water column, ITS-90 water temperature, Water body salinity, Adriatic Sea, Ligurian Sea, Mediterranean Sea, Eastern Basin, Mediterranean Sea, Western Basin, Ionian Sea, Tyrrhenian Sea, Balearic Sea, Mediterranean Region, Mediterranean Sea, Aegean Sea, Sea of Marmara
Lineage The data used as input for this product have been extracted from the SeadataNet Download Service:
Utilisation No limitations on public access. For data access please register at
Temporal Extent 1900-01-01 - 2012-12-31