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Long-term Change in Sea Level along the Eastern Coastal Waters of Korea using Tide Gauge, Water Temperature and Salinity
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Long-term Change in Sea Level along the Eastern Coastal Waters of Korea using Tide Gauge, Water Temperature and Salinity
Park, Se-Young; Lee, Chung-Il;
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 Abstract
Long-term change in sea level along the eastern coast of Korea was illustrated using four tide-gauge station (Pohang, Mukho, Sokcho, Ulleung) data, water temperature and salinity. Seasonal variation in the sea level change was dominant. The sea level change by steric height derived from water temperature and salinity was relatively lower than that measured from the tide-gauge stations. Sea level rising rate per year by steric height increased with latitude. The effect of salinity(water temperature) on the sea level change is greater in winter(in summer).
 Keywords
Salinity;Sea level change;Steric height;Tide-gauge station;Water temperature;
 Language
Korean
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