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Station Information

Station ID: 1781
Latitude: 66.933333
Longitude: -53.666667
Coastline code: 980
Station code: 21
Country: GREENLAND
Time span of data: 1991 – 1999
Completeness (%): 87
Frequency Code: 24
Date of last update: 21 Mar 2002

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 31-JAN-97 :
Data up to June 26 1992 are not corrected for atmospheric
pressure. Conversion from total pressure to pressure due to sea
water has been done using a fixed atm. pressure of 1013 mbar.
After June 26 1992 the data are corrected for atm. pressure using
data from a pressure sensor placed on land. Salinity not measured,
sea level elevation calculated from pressure using a sea water
density based on measured temperature and a salinity of 31.5ppt.

Data Authority

Farvandsvaesenet
Overgaden O.Vandet 62B
Postbox 1919
1023 Kobenhavn K
DENMARK