GLOSS Station Handbook

Station information sheet

General                                  
GLOSS number331
Station name

Lombrum (Manus)

CountryPapua New Guinea
Time zoneGMT + 10hrs
Latitude (+ve N)-2.03333
Longitude (+ve E)147.36666
Observation period(s)Time span of data 1994- 2009 (psmsl)
Authority responsible
for tide gauge
National Tidal Centre, Bureau of Meteorology, PO Box 421, Kent Town 5071, South Australia, Australia
Instrumentation 
Float
Pressure
Bubbler
Acoustic
Radar
Data
Data acquisition rateSampling rate every 1 min.
High frequency data at UHSLCDownload qa400a.dmt from UHSLC   Download documentation qa400a.dmt from UHSLC   Format documentation for UHSLC data
Benchmarks 
Auxiliary benchmarksRLR (2008) is 8.5m below benchmark PNG1 Add 6.201m to all metric data to refer to RLR (2008)
Data at PSMSL 
Annual MSL (RLR) dataDownload annual MSL (RLR) data for Lombrum (Manus)
Annual MSL (RLR) plotView annual MSL (RLR) plot for Lombrum (Manus)
PSMSL code1860
Additional information 
Other relevant informationNTC Operator. Is a CGPS site.
Last updated2010-08-25

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)

 

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