Halifax Ocean Terminals: Pier 9C

Deployed in November 2014, the Meteorological Station is located at Pier 9C of the Halifax Ocean Terminals. The station consists of an RM Young Model 85004 anemometer, mounted on a three-meter boom arm approximately 10 meters above ground level, affixed to a light standard at the end of the pier. Data from the station is available in near-real time and is utilized by mariners in this region in support of safer and more efficient marine operations.

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Metadata Reference Date(s) January 26, 2021, 18:09 (UTC) (Creation)
January 26, 2021, 18:09 (UTC) (Revision)
Dataset Reference Date(s) November 19, 2014 (Creation)
September 25, 2020 (Revision)
Frequency of Update As Needed

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Additional Info

Field Value
Ocean Variables Sea Surface Height
Scope Dataset
Status On Going
Maintenance Note
Point of Contact
  • Name: SmartAtlantic
    Contact Info Email: SmartBay@smartbay.ca
    Role: Publisher
Responsible Party
  • Individual Name: Centre for Ocean Ventures & Entrepreneurship (COVE)
    Role: Author
Spatial Extent {"type": "Polygon", "coordinates": [[[-63.59972222, 44.66472222], [-63.61972222, 44.66472222], [-63.61972222, 44.68472222], [-63.59972222, 44.68472222], [-63.59972222, 44.66472222]]]}
North Bounding Latitude 44.68472222
South Bounding Latitude 44.66472222
East Bounding Longitude -63.61972222
West Bounding Longitude -63.599722220000004
Temporal Extent Begin: 2014-11-19
End: 2020-09-25
Vertical Extent
Default Locale English
Citation identifier
Code: ecad2f79-6a44-4a59-889f-0fb4fb78dae9