Yap-A (Micronesia) Site History

History Summary

Station Name Yap-A
Country Fed. States Micronesia
Latitude 09° 31.0' N
Longitude 138° 08.0' E
GLOSS No. 119
Time Reference GMT (hours 00-23)
Contributor Scripps Institute of Oceanography
Instrument Type Unconfirmed
Site of Gauge  
Observational Period 1951-1952

Reference Level

All heights have been referred to the station tide staff zero which is linked to fixed bench marks.

Quality Assessment by the UH Sea Level Center

Comment

The timing was less accurate than plus or minus 7.5 minutes.

The daily and monthly means reveal no apparent changes in the reference level.

Year CI(%) Missing Data Replaced Gaps or Bad Data Questionable Fluctuations
1951 84 none none none
1952 100 none none 25-27,63-65,328-329