Manolis Buoy

A 3 metre diameter meteorological/oceanographic buoy built by AXYS Environmental Technologies of Sidney, British Columbia.The buoy is capable of measuring a variety of atmospheric and surface conditions including: wind speed and direction, air temperature, humidity, dew point, barometric pressure, water temperature, current speed and direction (0.5 m. depth), wave height, direction and period as well as wave spectral information. The buoy is also equipped with an Aids to Navigation Information System (ATONiS) allowing direct transmittal of the buoy data to a ship's bridge.

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Licence: Creative Commons Attribution 4.0

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Dates

Metadata Reference Date(s) July 10, 2018, 00:23 (UTC) (Creation)
September 12, 2018, 10:53 (UTC) (Revision)
Frequency of Update As Needed

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Additional Info

Field Value
Ocean Variables
  • Sea Surface Height
  • Sea Surface Temperature
  • Surface Currents
Scope Dataset
Status On Going
Maintenance Note
Point of Contact
  • Name: SmartAtlantic
    Contact Info Email: SmartBay@smartbay.ca
    Role: Publisher
Responsible Party
  • Organisation Name / Affiliation: Marine Institute - CTec - SmartAtlantic
    Role: Contributor
  • Organisation Name / Affiliation: MI
    Role: Originator
  • Individual Name: Marine Institute
    Role: Author
Spatial Extent {"type": "Polygon", "coordinates": [[[-54.48560333, 49.675105], [-54.50865833, 49.675105], [-54.50865833, 49.68858167], [-54.48560333, 49.68858167], [-54.48560333, 49.675105]]]}
North Bounding Latitude 49.68858167
South Bounding Latitude 49.675105
East Bounding Longitude -54.50865833
West Bounding Longitude -54.48560333
Temporal Extent Begin: 2018-07-10
End: 2018-09-12
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Default Locale English
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