GLOSS Station Handbook – La Coruna
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 name||La Coruna|
|Time zone||000E, GMT|
|Latitude (+ve N)||43.2131|
|Longitude (+ve E)||-8.2317|
|Authority responsible for tide gauge||Instituto Espanol de Oceanografia (IEO)|
|Committed to GLOSS||Yes|
|Data acquisition rate||Continuous recording; hourly values extracted|
|Real-time data available||No|
|Additional parameters (real-time)||None|
|Tide gauge benchmark||NAPG 467 (Instituto Geografico Nacional) located in the Coruna Harbour, on the cliff of the pier of Marina Dock, with geometrical altitude over Alicante mean sea level of 3.689 metres. Levelling line: Polygon of Coruna.|
TGZ (1996) = 5.75 m under NAP467.
|Auxiliary benchmarks||NAP 615 (IGN) located in the tabacco building. Geometrical altitude over Alicante mean sea level of 5.349 metres.|
NAP 364 (IGN) located in the Coruna Harbour, on the cliff of the pier of Marina Dock, with geometrical altitude over Alicante mean sea level of 3.772 metres.
|Data at PSMSL|
|Annual MSL (RLR) data||RLR 763 RLR 484 RLR 1808|
|Annual MSL (RLR) plot|
|MSL method||119 point convolution filter|
|Other relevant information||PSMSL also hold data from another gauge at La Coruna (PSMSL Code 200/031 1955-1980).|
Two GPS campaigns. Project: Eurogauge (5 days in November 1993). Eurogauge I (5 days in March 1994).
|Nearest Met. station||Observatorio de La Coruna|
|Last updated||2 December 1997|