BALTRA-B

Station Information

Station ID: 1645
Latitude: -0.433333
Longitude: -90.283333
GLOSS ID: 169
Coastline code: 845
Station code: 34
Country: ECUADOR
Time span of data: 1985 – 2014
Completeness (%): 88
Frequency Code: C
Link to ellipsoid: Available
Date of last update: 21 Oct 2015

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: GALA, GLPS
Nearby Real Time Stations from VLIZ: balt
Fast Delivery Data from UHSLC station 3: hourly and daily
Research Quality Data from UHSLC station 3: hourly and daily

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.
=========================== BENCHMARK INFORMATION UPDATE ADDED 12-JUL-93 :
Baltra-B 845/034 RLR(1987) is 9.3m below BM UH-2
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 12-NOV-97 :
1985-90 primary gauge = Leupold and Stevens Analog-to-Digital Recorder (ADR)1991- primary gauge = Handar Encoder (ENC)
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 17-Nov-2010 :
Complete dataset April 1985 - June 2010 received from UHSLC. After checking these with existing data values these has been loaded onto the database. RLR remains 5.111m =========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 14-Oct-2013 :
Full dataset March 1985-April 2012 downloaded from Hawaii. Dataset replaced.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 22-Sep-2015 :
The information for the RLR diagram was drawn with information from the first levelling exercise in 1985. Since then benchmark UH2 has moved slightly in subsequent levelling exercises. The last levelling was carried out in 2014 since 2004 the stable benchmark is benchmark 1 4.1686m relative to the datum.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 21-Oct-2015 :
Using the latest JASL data the complete dataset 1985-2014 has been loaded.

Data Authority

University of Hawaii
Department of Oceanography Division of Natural Sciences
1000 Pope Road
Honolulu
Hawaii 96822
UNITED STATES