Magadan 2

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

Active: No
GTN-P:RU 164
Responsible Countries: Russia,
Timezone:UTC/GMT +12:00 hours
Vegetation Type:Tundra
Responsible Person:Georgy Z. Perlshtein

PERMAFROST TEMPERATURE (and range in temperature over observation period if available) AND DEPTH AT ZERO AMPLITUDE (°C, m)  -1.5 C,  15 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:200 m
Drilling Angle:90 °
Diameter:14.6 cm
Drilling Method:Column drilling
Date Drilled:01. Jan 1989
Type:caterpillar, car, 33 km from Magadan
Type:river Oksa head, 62 m above the flood plane
Distance From Heat:700 m
Permafrost Thickness:120 m
Permafrost Zone:Discontinuous
Vegetation:Mountain tundra
Landform:Low-mountains edQ4 . Accumulation-denudation kind of relief.
Lithology:0.0-2 m detritus with a touch of sand and silt material, Q4; 2-200 m fine and middle sized granodiorites, K1
Morphology:Plain. The foot of Oksa mountain.
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Longitude:150.26666667 °
Latitude:59.66666667 °
Elevation:8.30033112 m
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