GLOSS Station Handbook

Station information sheet

General                                  
GLOSS number343
Station name

Pituffik/Thule

CountryGreenland
Time zoneGMT -3 hrs
Latitude (+ve N)76.55
Longitude (+ve E)-68.86666
Authority responsible
for tide gauge
Danish National Space Centre, Technical University of Denmark ( Denmark )
Instrumentation 
Float
Pressure
Bubbler
Acoustic
Radar
Data
Data acquisition rateSampling rate every 5 min
Fast delivery data at UHSLCDownload h808.dat from UHSLC   Format documentation for UHSLC data
Additional information 
Other relevant informationThe station is run by DTU- Space since 2001and was upgraded to international standard in 2006. GPS is jointly collated with two other stations :Qaqortoq and Illoqqortoormiit. Instruments : Aanderaa WLR7 instruments.

Related BODC pages

Sea level portal      World Ocean Circulation Experiment (WOCE) — Sea  level
UK Tide Gauge Network     Climate Variability and Predictability (CLIVAR)
GLOSS project page  

 

Related external links

Global Sea Level Observing System (GLOSS)     Permanent Service for Mean Sea Level (PSMSL)
University of Hawai`i Sea Level Centre (UHSLC)  World Ocean Circulation Experiment (WOCE)

 

Permanent Service for Mean Sea Level (PSMSL) Global Sea Level Observing System (GLOSS) Station Handbook Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC)