MAHON

Station Information

Station ID: 2062
Latitude: 39.89304
Longitude: 4.27056
Coastline code: 225
Station code: 16
Country: SPAIN
Time span of data: 2009 – 2016
Completeness (%): 88
Date of last update: 20 Sep 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.

Additional Data Sources (guide to additional data sources)

Nearby GNSS Stations from SONEL: ALOR
Nearby Real Time Stations from VLIZ: lmma, maho

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.

Documentation added 2011-01-24

Mahon is on the island of Minorca and is a new station first data 2009 and
forms part of the newly established REDMAR network. Gauge is a MIROS radar sensor.
Benchmark NGAB MAREOG-MAO is 1.219m relative to the REDMAR datum and 1.336m
relative to IGN. See paper B. Perez et al 'Overlapping sea level time series
measured using different technologies: an example from the REDMAR Spanish network'.

Documentation added 2014-04-29

At the request of Puertos del Estado the latitude and longitude have been revised from 39.891667 4.270000 as derived from a previously degrees and minutes value to 39.89304 4.27056 the site of the new MIROS gauge in decimal degrees.

Data Authority

Puertos del Estado
Area de Conocimiento y Analisis del Medio Fisico
Avda. del Partenon, 10
28042 Madrid

Documentation added 2001-03-06

The Area de Conocimiento y Analisis del Medio Fisico was
formerly known as the Departamento de Clima Maritimo.