Ardag M5 mountain (slope)

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Created: 2014-01-15 21:22:23
Modified: 2014-02-14 15:30:55

Active: No
Responsible Countries: Mongolia,
Timezone:UTC/GMT +08:00 hours
Vegetation Type:Coniferous Forest
Responsible Person:Natsagdorj Sharkhuu

Borehole code M5? 

MAGT (C) -0,5
MAGT_DEPTH (m) 15,0

MEAN ANNUAL GROUND TEMPERATURE AT OR NEAR DEPTH OF ZERO ANNUAL AMPLITUDE (°C) – report  value for most recent year or 12 month interval

–0.65°C in 1987 and –0.45°C in 1998 at a depth of 15 m.

NAME AND LOCATION OF CLOSEST CLIMATE STATION (latitude, longitude, and distance from borehole, km) – provide (if available) mean monthly air temperature and snow depth of reporting interval for mean annual ground temperature. Hatgal station (N50°26'19'' E100°07'00´´ at a distance of 24 km South from the borehole).

Depth:130 m
Drilling Angle:90 °
Diameter:13 cm
Deepest Sensor:60 m
Drilling Method:fluid drilling
Date Drilled:01. Jan 1985
Type:road to Hatgal (100 km from Murun) and horse (30 km from Khatgal)
Distance From Road:30000 m
Type:anthropogenic: forest cover taken down around borehole (in a diameter of about 20 m)
Distance From Heat:0 m
Slope:20 °
Aspect:45 °
Permafrost Thickness:25 m
Permafrost Zone:Continuous
Vegetation:larch forest
Lithology:stratum in the borehole consists of slatestones covered by debris of about 1 m in thickness
Morphology:On southeast facing slope of 20 degrees in an inclination
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Longitude:100.16575 °
Latitude:50.62647222 °
Elevation:1699.59069824 m
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