CAPO PASSERO

Station Information

Station ID: 873
Latitude: 36.666667
Longitude: 15.3
Coastline code: 260
Station code: 28
Country: ITALY
Time span of data: 1957 – 1969
Completeness (%): 89
Frequency Code: HL
Date of last update: 01 Jan 1980

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.

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 06-AUG-92 :
ITALIAN LEVELS MAY BE INFLUENCED BY THE MESSINA EARTHQUAKE
OF 1908 - SEE BOTTARI ET AL., TECTONOPHYSICS, 202, 269-275, 1992
NO BM INFORMATION BUT DATA SEEMS HOMOGENEOUS
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 11-JUN-91 :
Capo Passero 260/028 RLR(1968) is 10.6m below BM
=========================== BENCHMARK INFORMATION UPDATE ADDED 12-JUL-93 :
Capo Passero 260/028 RLR(1968) is 10.6m below BM
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 30-JUL-93 :
Low values April-August 1958 - correct as received from authority.
Capo Passero is an historic station. Last data 1969.

Data Authority

Istituto Talassografico di Trieste
Viale R. Gessi 2
I-34123 Trieste
ITALY

=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 31-OCT-08 :
This authority was formerly called the Istituto Talassografico
di Trieste.