Station Information

Station ID: 1530
Latitude: 9.366667
Longitude: -79.883333
Coastline code: 904
Station code: 6
Country: PANAMA
Time span of RLR data: 1991 – 1996
RLR completeness (%): 88
Time span of metric data: 1981 – 1996
Metric completeness (%): 94
Date of last update: 21 Aug 1997

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: ACP1
Fast Delivery Data from UHSLC station 266: hourly and daily
Research Quality Data from UHSLC station 266: hourly and daily

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.

Documentation added 1994-05-05

datum shifts pre 1984 queried but no records available for checking

Documentation added 1995-09-08

See comments for CCODE = 840 concerning sea level difference
either side of the Panama Canal.

Documentation added 1995-09-08

Coco Solo 904/006 RLR(1993) is 8.3m below BM 2

Documentation added 1997-08-21

In 1996 the station was vandalized and completely destroyed.
A new station was established in another location in September 1996.

Data Authority

Panama Canal Commission
Engineering Division
Unit 2300
Apo AA 34011-2300