GLOSS Station Handbook

Station information sheet

General                                  
GLOSS number68
Station name

Ambon

CountryIndonesia
Time zone135E, GMT + 9hrs
Latitude (+ve N)-3.7
Longitude (+ve E)128.2
OceanPacific
Observation period(s)1929-1931
Responsible countryIndonesia
Authority responsible
for tide gauge
Dr. R.W. Matindas, Nat. Coord. Agency for Surveys and Mapping (Bakosurtanal), J1. Raya Jakarta - Bogor, km 46, Cibinong, Bogor, Indonesia 16911
GLOSS contactIndonesia
Committed to GLOSSYes
OperationalYes
Instrumentation 
FloatYes
PressureNo
BubblerNo
AcousticNo
RadarNo
Data
Digital dataYes
Real-time data availableNo
Data at PSMSL 
Annual MSL (RLR) dataYes (Monthly metric data only available)
PSMSL code1815
Additional information 
Other relevant informationExpected installation date 1992/1993
Last updated1993-12-04

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)