GLOSS Station Handbook

GLOSS Station Handbook – Pituffik/Thule

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

Gloss number343
Station namePituffik/Thule
Time zoneGMT -3 hrs
Latitude (+ve N)76.55
Longitude (+ve E)-68.86666
Authority responsible for tide gaugeDanish National Space Centre, Technical University of Denmark ( Denmark )
Data acquisition rateSampling rate every 5 min
Fast delivery data at UHSLCData 808 File format
Additional parameters (real-time)None
Additional information
Other relevant informationThe station is run by DTU- Space since 2001and was upgraded to international standard in 2006. GPS is jointly collated with two other stations :Qaqortoq and Illoqqortoormiit.
Instruments : Aanderaa WLR7 instruments.