Rocks & mirror

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Encyclopedia of Marine and Energy Technology

Sea state monitoring systems, wave monitoring systems

marine

Radar–based systems to determine the exact sea state around the ship in order to avoid hull and cargo damage caused by heavy weather.

The Miros system has eight readouts: significant and maximum wave height; mean zero upcrossing and primary wave peak period; primary wave velocity and peak direction; and total energy peak direction and spread.

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