Station Information

Station ID: 499
Latitude: -33.027222
Longitude: -71.625833
Coastline code: 850
Station code: 31
Country: CHILE
Time span of data: 1944 – 2016
Completeness (%): 86
Date of last update: 07 Jun 2017

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: VALP, VALN
Nearby Real Time Stations from VLIZ: valp, valp2
Fast Delivery Data from UHSLC station 81: hourly and daily
Research Quality Data from UHSLC station 81: hourly and daily

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 11-Jun-1991
Valparaiso 850/031 RLR(1990) is 11.0m below BM DHN No 2
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 29-Jul-1993
Record full of unexplained datum shifts.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 03-Jan-1996
There was a magnitude 7.8 earthquake about 20 km offshore of northern Chile on 30 July 1995 which produced a tsunami of 1.3 m at Caldera and which was seen in many records across the Pacific (information from NTF, Australia).
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 20-Oct-2004
Data for the period 1944-91 were replaced by a new data set received from authority (57)
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 16-Nov-2011
An earthquake registering 8.8 on the Moment Magnitude Scale occurred off the coast of Central Chile on 27.2.2010 at 03.34 local time (06.34UTC).

Data Authority

Hydrographic and Oceanographic Service of the Chilean Navy
Errazuriz 254
Playa Ancha