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Porto do Funchal

Institution:   APRAM
Localization:   Madeira
Coordinate:   32.645874 / -16.907311
Type: Oceanographic Station
Device identification:  706
Communication system:  GPRS
Communication rate:  1 hr.
Status: Active

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Installed meteocenographic sensors


  Turbidity Sensor

Manufacturer:  Turner Designs
Model: Cyclops 7 "T"

  HC Crude Oil Sensor

Manufacturer:  Turner Designs
Model: Cyclops 7 "O"
Info: Optical sensor that provides the concentration (in ppb) of crude oil in sea water. According to NOAA, crude oil is a naturally occurring, unrefined, flammable mineral liquid consisting of a complex mixture of hydrocarbons and other organic compounds which accumulates in reservoirs beneath the Earth's surface and is used as a source of energy (i.e. petroleum in its natural state prior to refining processes).


  Oxygen Sensor

Manufacturer:  AADI
Model: Optode 4835
Info: O2 concentration optical measurement principle sensor.


  MicroCAT

Manufacturer:  Sea-Bird Electronics
Model: SBE37-SI

Device Deployment date Recovery date
Oceanographic Station (702) Oct. 6, 2015 Jan. 22, 2016
Oceanographic Station (706) May 7, 2018 -
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