Organisation: European Commission, Joint Research Centre
Point of contact: jrc-emis@ec.europa.eu

Title: EMIS - MODEL Monthly mean Temperature of the Mixed Layer (in degree-C)

Description

Monthly mean temperature (degree-C) of the mixed layer derived from the different GETM hydrodynamic model implementations for EU regional seas. The mixed layer is defined as the region of the water column where vertical mixing is possible and it is computed as the depth where potential seawater density (kg/m3) differs by 0.1 from the surface value.

Contributors
Adolf Stips adolf.stips@ec.europa.eu
How to cite
Stips, Adolf (2016):  EMIS - MODEL Monthly mean Temperature of the Mixed Layer (in degree-C). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/7a81f2ac-dc9e-433c-a1c0-6b944faf6d1c
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Additional information
Last modified 2013-06-11
Issue date 2016-08-10
Landing page http://emis.jrc.ec.europa.eu/
Temporal coverage

From: 1997-03-01 – To: 2012-05-31

Language English
Data theme(s) Environment
EuroVoc domain(s) 36 SCIENCE; 52 ENVIRONMENT
EuroVoc concept(s) environmental monitoring; ocean; oceanography; protected area
Identifier http://data.europa.eu/89h/7a81f2ac-dc9e-433c-a1c0-6b944faf6d1c
Geographic information
Lineage
General information: Monthly mean temperature (degree-C) of the mixed layer derived from the GTEM hydrodynamic model results. GETM solves the three-dimensional hydrostatic equations of motion applying the Boussinesq approximation and the eddy viscosity assumption (Burchard and ...
Geographic bounding box

70.0° N, 42.0° E, 10.0° S, -30.0° W

Coordinate Reference System ETRS89

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