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Institution:   PLOCAN
Localization:   Canarias
Coordinate:   27.99006 / -15.369007
Type: Buoy SeaMon-HC
Device identification:  1014
Communication system:  GPRS
Communication rate:  1 hr.
Status: Maintenance

Device Picture

Installed meteocenographic sensors

  HC Sensor

Manufacturer:  OPW
Model: 30-3207-06
Info: This sensor indicates if there is any fuel in the area. It is a polymeric sensor that provides a qualitative measure, i.e, it only indicates it there is presence of fuel (value 1) or not (value 0)

  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).

  Temperature Sensor

Manufacturer:  Desin
Model: PT-100
Info: Resistive sensor that measures how cold or hot is the sea surface in Celsius scale.

Device Deployment date Recovery date
Buoy SeaMon-HC (1014) Feb. 22, 2012 April 20, 2012
Buoy SeaMon-HC (1014) April 25, 2012 Aug. 2, 2012
Buoy SeaMon-HC (1014) Nov. 19, 2012 Dec. 19, 2013
Buoy SeaMon-HC (1019) March 6, 2014 Oct. 13, 2014
Buoy SeaMon-HC (1021) Oct. 13, 2014 Oct. 29, 2014
Buoy SeaMon-HC (1014) Oct. 29, 2014 Oct. 5, 2015
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