Algeciras B is a replacement gauge for the former Algeciras tide gauge. Lat. 36 7.17N Long. 5 26.13W.Data begins in November 2006. Datum of the gauge is Tide Gauge Zero (TGZ). TGZ is 0.03m below Hidrographic Zero. Benchmark details are: TGBM: border of the protective well TGZ: 3.520m below TGBM (border of the protective well) TGZ: 3.895m below Z1 (located in the wall close to the door) TGZ: 3.499m below Z2 (located in the ground soil in front of the door) TGZ: 3.666 below NAPG 486 (located in the wall of the former custom-house)
Documentation added 2014-09-03
Using values from a listing recently supplied by the IEO the co-ordinates for Algeciras have been revised.
Instituto Espanol de Oceanografia Corazon de Maria 8 28002 Madrid