Magadan 1

General Information

Created: 2014-02-25 13:09:22
Modified: 2014-02-25 13:10:21

Active: No
GTN-P:RU 163
Responsible Countries: Russia,
Timezone:UTC/GMT +12:00 hours
Vegetation Type:Forest Tundra
Responsible Person:Georgy Z. Perlshtein

PERMAFROST TEMPERATURE (and range in temperature over observation period if available) AND DEPTH AT ZERO AMPLITUDE (°C, m)  -3.0 C,  20 m


NAME AND LOCATION OF CLOSEST CLIMATE STATION (latitude, longitude, and distance from borehole, km); PROVIDE SEPARATELY MEAN MONTHLY AIR TEMPERATURES AND SNOW DEPTH AS AVAILABLE “Nagaeva”,  59°33’N  150°47’ W,  55km, 1932-1999 (air temperatures, snow depth)

Depth:233 m
Drilling Angle:90 °
Drilling Method:Column drilling
Date Drilled:01. Jan 1973
Type:caterpillar, car, 55 km from Magadan
Permafrost Thickness:150 m
Permafrost Zone:Discontinuous
Vegetation:Hummocky forest tundra
Landform:Depression in Q4 . Accumulation kind of relief.
Lithology:0.0-1.5 m peat Q4, 1.5-31 m pebbles with sandy silt QIII-IV , 31-171m pebbles with silt sand
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Bibliographic References
State wide Gydrological and Ingeneering-Geological Map, 1:200000 scale.

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Longitude:150.06666667 °
Latitude:59.7 °
Elevation:8.42666626 m
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