KUCHINOTSU

Station Information

Station ID: 1386
Latitude: 32.605278
Longitude: 130.195278
Coastline code: 645
Station code: 62
Country: JAPAN
Time span of data: 1975 – 2016
Completeness (%): 97
Frequency Code: 24
Date of last update: 09 Feb 2017

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.

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 11-JUN-91 :
Kuchinotsu 645/062 RLR(1976) is 19.2m below Attached BM 4306 Attached BM replaced the previous benchmark during 1980
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 22-Feb-2012 :
A massive earthquake mgnitude 9.0 occurred at 14.46 JST (05.46 UTC) on Friday 11th March 2011 woth the epicentre situated approx. 70km east of the Oshika Peninsula of Tohoku. The earthquake was the largest ever to strike Japan and triggered a tsunami with waves of up to 40.5m travelling inland up to 10km.

Data Authority

Marine Department
Japan Meteorological Agency
Ote-machi, Chiyoda-ku
Tokyo
JAPAN