PUERTO VALLARTA

WARNING: METRIC STATION
THIS IS NOT RESEARCH QUALITY DATA.
USE WITH EXTREME CAUTION.

Station Information

Station ID: 1360
Latitude: 20.616667
Longitude: -105.25
Coastline code: 830
Station code: 56
Country: MEXICO
Time span of data: 1973 – 1991
Completeness (%): 51
Date of last update: 03 Dec 1997

Green Arrow: Current Station
Yellow Marker: Neighbouring RLR Station
Red Marker: Neighbouring Metric 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: VALL, MPR1
Nearby Real Time Stations from VLIZ: puert
Research Quality Data from UHSLC station 393: hourly and daily

Station Documentation

Documentation added 1997-01-30

Large earthquake offshore of Mexico about 19 degrees North on
9 October 1995 with large tsunami generated. See article by
A.E.Filonov in EOS, 78(3), 1997.

Documentation added 1997-11-14

data for 1973-74, 1978, 1991 received from the University of Hawaii
Sea Level Center
Instrument type: standard gauge with float and stilling well

Documentation added 2002-02-26

Puerto Vallarta marked as 'Out of service' on CICESE web page 11/7/01.

Data Authority

Servicio Mareografico Nacional
Instituto de Geofisica, Ciudad Universitaria
Delegacion de Coyoacan
04510 Mexico D.F.