Station Information

Station ID: 712
Latitude: 23.2
Longitude: -106.416667
Coastline code: 830
Station code: 51
Country: MEXICO
Time span of RLR data: 1953 – 1974
RLR completeness (%): 98
Time span of metric data: 1953 – 1990
Metric completeness (%): 61
Date of last update: 14 Feb 1996

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)

Research Quality Data from UHSLC station 673: hourly and daily

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.

Documentation added 1991-06-11

Mazatlan 830/051 RLR(1964) is 9.6m below BM1

Documentation added 1996-02-26

Data for 1975 received from TOGA office
Mazatlan is an historic station last RLR data 1974 last 'Metric' data 1990

Documentation added 1997-01-30

Large earthquake offshore of Mexico about 19 degrees North on 9 October 1995 with large tsunami generated. See article by A.E.Filonov in EOS, 78(3), 1997.

Data Authority

Servicio Mareografico Nacional
Instituto de Geofisica, Ciudad Universitaria
Delegacion de Coyoacan
04510 Mexico D.F.