La Palma is on the island of La Palma in the Canaries. It is a new station first data 2009 it forms part of the newly established REDMAR network. Gauge is a MIROS radar sensor. Benchmark Pto.6.020 is 4.302m relative to the REDMAR datum. See paper B. Perez et al 'Overlapping sea leveltime series measured using different technologies: an example from the REDMAR Spanish network'.
Documentation added 2014-04-28
At the request of Puertos del Estado the latitude and longitude of 28.668889 -17.766667 derived from the previously supplied degrees and minutes value has been revised to 28.67780 -17.76795 tthe postion of the new MIROS gauge in decimal degrees.
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.