NAPLES

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Station Information

Station ID: 1535
Latitude: 40.833333
Longitude: 14.25
Coastline code: 250
Station code: 52
Country: ITALY
Time span of data: 1981 – 1989
Completeness (%): 90
Date of last update: 07 Feb 1990

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

Documentation added 1992-08-06

ITALIAN LEVELS MAY BE INFLUENCED BY THE MESSINA EARTHQUAKE
OF 1908 - SEE BOTTARI ET AL., TECTONOPHYSICS, 202, 269-275, 1992

Documentation added 1993-03-17

The stations Porto Maurizio (250/001), Napoli Arsenale (250/041)
and Napoli Mandraccio (250/051) appear to each have a datum shift
around 1910. Evidence for regional coherence?

Documentation added 1998-12-07

For a discussion of land movements in the area of the Gulf of Naples,
see the paper by G.Berrino in Tectonophysics,294,323-332,1998.

Data Authority

Universita Degli Studi di Napoli
Dipartimento di Geofisica e Vulcanologia
Largo S. Marcellino 10
80138 Naples