GLOSS Station Handbook

Station information sheet

General                                  
GLOSS number163
Station name

Manzanillo, Col.

CountryMexico
Time zone090W, GMT - 6hrs
Latitude (+ve N)19.05
Longitude (+ve E)-104.33333
OceanPacific
Observation period(s)1954-1982, due for upgrade 2007
Responsible countryMexico
GLOSS contactMexico
Committed to GLOSSYes
OperationalYes
Location mapView location map for GLOSS station Manzanillo, Col.   View location map for GLOSS station Manzanillo, Col.
Instrumentation 
FloatYes
PressureNo
BubblerNo
AcousticNo
RadarNo
Data
Data acquisition raterecording at 6 minute intervals
Fast delivery data at UHSLCDownload h395.dat from UHSLC   Format documentation for UHSLC data
High frequency data at BODCDownload g163a.zip from BODC  Download g163b.zip from BODC   View Manzanillo, Col. site history   View BODC document #69349  
High frequency data at UHSLCDownload h395a.zip from UHSLC   Download documentation qa395a.dmt from UHSLC   Download h395b.zip from UHSLC   Download documentation qa395b.dmt from UHSLC   Format documentation for UHSLC data
Real-time data availableNo
Real-time data transmitted
to GLOSS Fast Centre
Real-time data plots from UHSLC
Benchmarks 
Tide gauge benchmarksPrimary benchmark is DGOM 9501 A 1992
Auxiliary benchmarksNovember 1992 site report states 'next inspection will connect Historic BM 1 1953, 2A 1956, 3 1952, 4 1952, 5, 1952, 6 1956, 7 1956.' Other benchmarks: DGOM 9501 B 1992, DGOM 9501 C 1992, DGOM 9501 D 1992, DGOM E 1992, DGOM F 1992.
Data at PSMSL 
Annual MSL (RLR) dataDownload annual MSL (RLR) data for Manzanillo, Col.   Download annual MSL (RLR) data for Manzanillo, Col.
Annual MSL (RLR) plotView annual MSL (RLR) plot for Manzanillo, Col.   View annual MSL (RLR) plot for Manzanillo, Col.
PSMSL code1818
Other relevant codesUHSLC 395
Additional information 
Last updated1993-12-05

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Sea level portal      World Ocean Circulation Experiment (WOCE) — Sea  level
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