Mean Annual Distribution of Wave Height around Ireland

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Estimated annual average wave height (metres) created by the Pelamis Wave Model developed by ESBI as part of the Wave Power Atlas project known as the Accessible Wave Energy Atlas Ireland published in December 2005. Wave height values are measured as lower and upper values in metres as calculated by the Pelamis wave model.

Parameter measured:

  • Wave Height (m).
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Title Mean Annual Distribution of Wave Height around Ireland
Description

Estimated annual average wave height (metres) created by the Pelamis Wave Model developed by ESBI as part of the Wave Power Atlas project known as the Accessible Wave Energy Atlas Ireland published in December 2005. Wave height values are measured as lower and upper values in metres as calculated by the Pelamis wave model.

Parameter measured:

  • Wave Height (m).
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Keywords average wave height, celtic sea, economy, energy, energy resources, environment, hydrosphere, irish sea, metres, non-conventional energy, north atlantic, north atlantic ocean, north-east atlantic ocean, ocean energy, ocean waves, oceanography, oceans, renewable energy, renewable energy source, renewable raw material, renewable resource, significant wave height, water science, wave, wave energy, wave height, wave height and period statistics, waves
Theme Energy
Publisher Marine Institute
Issue Date 11:0 31/12/2005
Conforms To The INSPIRE Directive or INSPIRE lays down a general framework for a Spatial Data Infrastructure (SDI) for the purposes of European Community environmental policies and policies or activities which may have an impact on the environment.
Last Modification Date 15:54 28/9/2016
Publication Frequency not planned
Language eng
Landing Page http://atlas.marine.ie/arcgis/services/EnergyResourcesWave/MapServer/WMSServer?REQUEST=GetMap&SERVICE=WMS&LAYERS=27&VERSION=1.3.0&FORMAT=image/png&CRS=CRS:84&BBOX=-14.5,49.5,-5.5,57.5&WIDTH=750&HEIGHT=750&STYLES=default
Geographic Coverage North: 56.689, South: 50, East: -5.242, West: -14.53
Vertical Extent Domain name: sea level, Min value: -2000, Max value: -1
Lineage Dataset created by the ESBI Pelamis Wave Model Accessible Wave Energy Resource Atlas Resource project using marine datasets. The model was generated in 2005. For more details on the dataset quality please download the report for technical details on how average wave height values were generated.
Temporal Extent From: 2005-12-31 00:00, To: 2005-12-31 00:00
Spatial Reference System http://www.opengis.net/def/crs/EPSG/0/4326
Spatial Resolution 50000