GLOSS Station Handbook

GLOSS Station Handbook – Moulmein (Mawlamyine)

The GLOSS Station Handbook is currently being re-designed and upgraded.

Until a new version is available, the tide gauge station list below from the last version of the Handbook provides links to further details about each tide gauge in the GLOSS Core Network. Click the GLOSS number buttons to view the information. Click column headings to sort the table.

Station information

General
Gloss number141
Station nameMoulmein (Mawlamyine)
CountryMyanmar
Time zone097.5E, GMT + 6.5hrs
Latitude (+ve N)16.48333
Longitude (+ve E)97.61666
OceanIndian
Observation periods1954-1964
Responsible countryMyanmar
Authority responsible for tide gaugeMr. Muang Muang Hla, Chief Engineer, Port Survey Department, Myanma Port Authority, No. 10, Panasodan Street, Yangon, Union of Myanmar
GLOSS contactBurma
Committed to GLOSSNo
OperationalNo
Instrumentation
FloatNo
PressureNo
BubblerNo
AcousticNo
RadarNo
Data
Digital dataNo
Data acquisition rateRecording at 15 minute intervals
Real-time data availableNo
Additional parameters (real-time)None
Benchmarks
Tide gauge benchmarkBenchmark in the verandah of the Telegraph Office
Benchmark relationshipsAdmiralty Chart Datum (ACD) is 7.3m below Port Survey Datum (PSD) from 1965 onwards
Data at PSMSL
Annual MSL (RLR) dataRLR 747
Annual MSL (RLR) plot
PSMSL code747
Additional information
Last updated5 December 1993