Station Information

Station ID: 1194
Latitude: 42.35
Longitude: 140.95
Coastline code: 641
Station code: 29
Country: JAPAN
Time span of data: 1967 – 2008
Completeness (%): 97
Date of last update: 20 Apr 2009

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

Link to RLR information.

Documentation added 1993-07-12

Muroran 641/029 RLR(1987) is 9.6m below Standard Mark

Documentation added 1995-08-29

A destructive earthquake and tsunami occurred in the Kuril Islands on 4 October 1994 - see Earth System Monitor, 5(4), June 1995.

Data Authority

Japan Oceanographic Data Centre
Hydrographic Department, Maritime Safety Agency
MLIT Aomi Building
2-5-18, Aomi, Koto-ku
Tokyo 135-0064