ARKONA

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Station Information

Station ID: 56
Latitude: 54.683333
Longitude: 13.433333
Coastline code: 120
Station code: 7
Country: GERMANY
Time span of data: 1882 – 1935
Completeness (%): 99
Frequency Code: C
Date of last update: 01 Jan 1980

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 09-JUL-92 :
GAUGES IN EASTERN GERMANY (WISMAR, WARNEMUNDE, SASSNITZ, KOSEROW) AS
OF MARCH 1992 ARE TYPE 'STEREMAT', VERTICAL DRUM, SWIMMER PRINCIPLE,
MEASURES 1:10, CONTINUOUS REGISTRATION ON PAPER CHART. (INFORMATION
FROM L.BALLANI, POTSDAM).
1882-1892 VALUES BASED ON 24 READINGS PER DAY; 1893-1931 VALUES BASED
ON 4 READINGS PER DAY
METRIC DATA MEASURED TO NORMAL NULL (NN)

Data Authority

Geoforschungszentrum Potsdam
Telegrafenberg A 17
D-1561 Potsdam
GERMANY

=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 09-JUL-92 :
THE GEOFORSCHUNGSZENTRUM POTSDAM WAS FORMALLY KNOWN AS THE
CENTRAL INSTITUTE FOR THE PHYSICS OF THE EARTH (ZIPE) AND
PREVIOUS TO THAT AS THE GEODAETISCHES INSTITUT POTSDAM.