TOBA II

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Station Information

Station ID: 1439
Latitude: 34.485278
Longitude: 136.824722
Coastline code: 642
Station code: 135
Country: JAPAN
Time span of data: 1977 – 2016
Completeness (%): 98
Frequency Code: 24
Date of last update: 09 Feb 2017

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.

Station Documentation

=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 2002Mar26 :
Toba II replaced Toba (642/134) 1977.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 22-Feb-2012 :
A massive earthquake magnitude 9.0 occurred at 14.46 JST (05.46 UTC) on Friday 11th March 2011 with the epicentre situated approx. 70km east of the Oshika Peninsula of Tohoku. It was the largest earthquake to ever strike Japan and triggered a tsunami with waves of up to 40.5m high travelling up to 10km inland.

Data Authority

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