Sealevel Station Catalog (SSC)
Station catalog metadata [edit][station overview]
SSC IDSSC-garc
Station NameDiego Garcia
CountryUnited Kingdom
Latitude-7.2333
Longitude72.4333
DateLastModified2015-10-22 19:02:29
Linked codes
CodesLocationLatitudeLongitudeSensors
IOC: garcDiego Garcia-7.290336172.393875prs, rad, enc, sw1, sw2, bat
GLOSS: 26Diego Garcia Is.-7.2833372.4Float, Acoustic
UHSLC: 104N/AN/A
PTWC: garcDiego_Garcia_UK-7.290372.3939prs, rad, enc
PSMSL: 1740DIEGO GARCIA-C-7.28333372.4N/A
PSMSL: 1982DIEGO GARCIA-B-7.23333372.433333N/A
PSMSL: 2190DIEGO GARCIA D-7.2972.393333N/A
PSMSL: 947DIEGO GARCIA-7.23333372.45N/A
SONEL_GPS: 2553DIEGO GARCIA ISLAND-7.2696843372.37024019N/A
SONEL_GPS: 664DIEGO GARCIA ISLAND-7.2696854972.37023862N/A
SONEL_TG: 2181DIEGO GARCIA ISLAND-7.2833330072.40000000N/A
SONEL_TG: 3587DIEGO GARCIA ISLAND-7.2900000072.39333300N/A
Distributed metadata source: IOC Sea Level Station Monitoring Facility garc
GTS station code18963134
GTS message typeSXXX32
Transmit interval (min)15
StatusOperational
Local ContactUniversity of Hawaii Sea Level Center ( USA )
Added to the system2007-11-23 10:27:00
ConnectionGTS message
CountryUK
Sensor 1
  Type of sensorprs
  Sampling rate (min)1
  Samples30
  Units of measurem
  First value4
  Reversed orderyes
Sensor 2
  Type of sensorrad
  Sampling rate (min)3
  Samples10
  Units of measurem
  First value37
  Reversed orderyes
Sensor 3
  Type of sensorenc
  Sampling rate (min)5
  Samples6
  Units of measurem
  First value50
  Reversed orderyes
Sensor 4
  Type of sensorsw1
  Sampling rate (min)60
  Samples1
  Units of measuremin
  First value59
  Reversed orderno
Sensor 5
  Type of sensorsw2
  Sampling rate (min)60
  Samples1
  Units of measuremin
  First value63
  Reversed orderno
Sensor 6
  Type of sensorbat
  Sampling rate (min)15
  Samples1
  Units of measureV
  First value67
  Reversed orderno
Distributed metadata source: GLOSS Station Handbook
Time Zone090E, GMT + 6hrs
OceanIndian
OperationalYes
Additional parametersAir/sea temperature, barometric pressure, wind sensors
Auxiliary benchmarksBenchmarks include: BM A, BM B, BM C, BM D, BM E, BM H, BM J.
Other relevant informationDaily values calculated using 119-point centred on noon applied convolution filter (Bloomfield, 1976) to the hourly data with respective periods of the 95, 50 and 5% amplitude points at 124.0, 60.2 and 40.2 hours. PSMSL also hold data from 2 other gauges at Diego Garcia (PSMSL Code 453/001 1959-1964 and PSMSL Code 453/002 1969).
Other relevant codesUHSLC 104
Distributed metadata source: PTWC COMP META file
DCP ID18963134
WMOSZIO40
Samp Rate5
Num# Samp6
UnitM
Scale1.0000
Xmt Int.015
Fst Min.0006
HAR1
OwnerUHSLC
Data availability
IOC Sea Level Station Monitoring Facility - realtime graph for 'garc'
PSMSL Annual Mean Sea Level for '1740'
PSMSL Annual Mean Sea Level for '1982'
PSMSL Annual Mean Sea Level for '2190'
PSMSL Annual Mean Sea Level for '947'