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GLOSS number283
Station name


CountryChina, People's Rep.
Time zone120E, GMT + 8hrs
Latitude (+ve N)32.13333
Longitude (+ve E)121.61666
Observation period(s)1959-
Responsible countryChina, People's Rep.
Authority responsible
for tide gauge
East China Sea Branch, SOA, 817 Pudong Main Street, Shanghai 200120, China
GLOSS contactChina
Committed to GLOSSYes
Location mapView location map for GLOSS station Lusi
Digital dataYes
Additional parametersSurface T and S, wave and meteorological parameters
Data acquisition rateRecording at hourly intervals
High frequency data at UHSLCDownload from UHSLC   Download documentation qa633a.dmt from UHSLC   Format documentation for UHSLC data
Real-time data availableNo
Additional parameters (real-time)Surface T and S, wave and meteorological parameters
Tide gauge benchmarksTGBM (LZBM) was used from January 1973 to July 1980, and is about 6km from the tide gauge. Since then a new TGBM has been used - details not available.
Benchmark relationshipsTide Gauge Zero (TGZ) = 6.110m below TGBM (LZBM) TGZ = 7.573m below TGBM (NEW) after 1 July 1980 TGZ = 2.863m below MSL of Yellow Sea (1956-old) TGZ = 2.902m below MSL of Yellow Sea (1985-new)
Auxiliary benchmarksSU-IV-282-1 is about 7km from the tide gauge and 5.489m above the MSL of the Yellow Sea (1985-new).
Data at PSMSL 
Annual MSL (RLR) dataDownload annual MSL (RLR) data for Lusi
Annual MSL (RLR) plotView annual MSL (RLR) plot for Lusi
MSL methodMo (over hourly values)
PSMSL code979
Other relevant codesUHSLC 633
Additional information 
Nearest Met. stationLusi
Last updated2002-12-11
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