SOV. GAVAN

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THIS IS NOT RESEARCH QUALITY DATA.
USE WITH EXTREME CAUTION.

Station Information

Station ID: 553
Latitude: 48.95
Longitude: 140.266667
Coastline code: 630
Station code: 201
Country: RUSSIAN FEDERATION
Time span of data: 1948 – 1979
Completeness (%): 100
Date of last update: 20 Apr 1998

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

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.

Documentation added 1998-04-06

NB the station codes for this country/area do not follow the coast sequentially

Documentation added 1998-04-06

The data for this station is referred to:
Firsov P.B. Katalog of monthly sea level data for Japanese Sea coast in USSR.//Fondi DVNII, 1990. No details are known for the contributing authority or frequency of observations

Data Authority

Mr. Pat Caldwell
University of Hawaii Sea Level Center
Department of Oceanography, University of Hawaii
1000 Pope Road, Honolulu
Hawaii, 96822

Documentation added 2001-06-29

Data for stations under authority K4 were provided informally
via Mr Pat Caldwell of the University of Hawaii Sea Level Center
in 1998. They stemmed from earlier informal communication
with Prof. Klaus Wyrtki at the University.