WAJIMA

Station Information

Station ID: 132
Latitude: 37.405833
Longitude: 136.900278
Coastline code: 647
Station code: 71
Country: JAPAN
Time span of RLR data: 1930 – 2015
RLR completeness (%): 98
Time span of metric data: 1900 – 2015
Metric completeness (%): 99
Frequency Code: 24
Link to ellipsoid: Available
Date of last update: 15 Mar 2016

Green Arrow: Current Station
Yellow Marker: Neighbouring RLR Station

Please note: In many cases, the station position in our database is accurate to only one minute. Thus, the tide gauge may not appear to be on the coast.

Additional Data Sources (guide to additional data sources)

Nearby GNSS Stations from SONEL: P111

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 11-JUN-91 :
Wajima 647/071 RLR(1974) is 10.3m below BM F 17
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 28-Nov-2006 :
Large spike in the dataset Nov. 2000 - data flagged.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 22-Feb-2011 :
Sea level profile compares well with that for Mikuni.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 21-Feb-2012 :
A massive earthquake magnitude 9.0 occurred at 14:46 JST (05:46 UTC) on Friday 11th March 2011 with the epicenter approx. 70km east of the Oshika Peninsula Tohoku. It was the most powerful known earthquake tp hit Japan.The earthquake triggered tsunami waves of up to 40.5m travelling up to 10km inland.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 13-Mar-2014 :
The GPS benchmark information has been downloaded from the SONEL website. GPS benchmark P111 is 13.494m above RLR.

Data Authority

Geographical Survey Institute
Kitasato -1
Tsukuba-shi
Ibaraki-ken 305
JAPAN