Station Information

Station ID: 1264
Latitude: 39.942222
Longitude: 139.705833
Coastline code: 647
Station code: 96
Country: JAPAN
Time span of data: 1970 – 2022
Completeness (%): 98
Link to ellipsoid: Available
Date of last update: 03 Feb 2023

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.

Additional Data Sources (guide to additional data sources)

Nearby GNSS Stations from SONEL: P104

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.

Documentation added 1991-06-11

Oga 647/096 RLR(1973) is 9.1m below BM Attach-23

Documentation added 1996-11-15

station rebuilt August-Decemebr 1994

Documentation added 2009-11-17

The relevant authority for this station is the Geographical Survey Institute. For some reason the data for 1998 was not downloaded from this authority. Data downloaded and entered 17.11.09.

Documentation added 2012-02-22

A massive earthquake magnitude 9.0 occurred at 14.46 JST (05.46 UTC) on Friday 11th March 2011 with the epicentre approx. 70km east of the Oshika Peninsula of Tohoku. It was the most powerful earthquake to hit Japan triggering a tsunami with waves up to 40.5m andt travelling up to 10km inland.

Documentation added 2014-03-13

The GPS benchmark information has been downloaded from the SONEL website. GPS benchmark P104 is 14.092m above RLR.

Data Authority

Geographical Survey Institute
Kitasato -1
Ibaraki-ken 305