Sealevel Station Catalog (SSC)
Station catalog metadata [edit][station overview]
SSC IDSSC-kapi
Station NameKapingamarangi
CountryMicronesia
Latitude1.0779583
Longitude154.8066861
DateLastModified2015-10-22 19:02:29
Linked codes
CodesLocationLatitudeLongitudeSensors
IOC: kapiKapingamarangi_FM1.0779583154.8066861enc, enb, prs, rad, bub, sw1, sw2, bat
GLOSS: 117Kapingamarangi, Caroline Is.1.1154.78333Float
UHSLC: 29Kapingamarangi1.09800154.77700N/A
PTWC: kapiKapingamarangi_FM1.1000154.7833prs, rad, bub, enb, enc
PSMSL: 1473KAPINGAMARANGI1.1154.783333N/A
SONEL_TG: 2841KAPINGAMARANGI1.07791500154.80668500N/A
Distributed metadata source: IOC Sea Level Station Monitoring Facility kapi
GTS station code3541D63A
GTS message typeSEPA40
Transmit interval (min)5
StatusOperational
Status descriptionOld DCP_ID=3540F22C (until 2011)
Local ContactNational Weather Service ( Micronesia )
Other ContactUniversity of Hawaii Sea Level Center ( USA )
Added to the system2008-06-19 10:52:00
ConnectionGTS message
CountryMicronesia
Sensor 1
  Type of sensorprs
  Sampling rate (min)1
  Samples10
  Units of measurem
  First value5
  Reversed orderyes
Sensor 2
  Type of sensorrad
  Sampling rate (min)1
  Samples10
  Units of measurem
  First value18
  Reversed orderyes
Sensor 3
  Type of sensorbub
  Sampling rate (min)5
  Samples2
  Units of measurem
  First value31
  Reversed orderyes
Sensor 4
  Type of sensorenc
  Sampling rate (min)5
  Samples2
  Units of measurem
  First value36
  Reversed orderyes
Sensor 5
  Type of sensorenb
  Sampling rate (min)5
  Samples2
  Units of measurem
  First value41
  Reversed orderyes
Sensor 6
  Type of sensorsw1
  Sampling rate (min)60
  Samples1
  Units of measuremin
  First value46
  Reversed orderyes
Sensor 7
  Type of sensorsw2
  Sampling rate (min)60
  Samples1
  Units of measuremin
  First value50
  Reversed orderyes
Sensor 8
  Type of sensorbat
  Sampling rate (min)5
  Samples1
  Units of measureV
  First value54
  Reversed orderyes
Distributed metadata source: GLOSS Station Handbook
Time Zone165E, GMT + 11hrs
OceanPacific
OperationalYes
Additional parametersNone
Tide gauge benchmarksUH1: SS disc set in grey epoxy, no markings, directly over tide staff, 8 inches from edge of quay.
Auxiliary benchmarksUH2: SS disc set in grey epoxy, no markings, 39 ft E of tide house 10 inches from edge of quay. RM2: 3 inch aluminium disc, bearing 5D, 20ft 8 inches from staff at edge of quay. DMA31471: 3 inch aluminium disc, bearing 70D, 49 ft from staff at centre of quay.
Other relevant informationBackup gauge on site: Handar encoder ADR (July 1985-) Daily values calculated using 119-point convolution filter (Bloomfield, 1976) centred on noon applied to the hourly data with respective periods of 95, 50 and 5% amplitude points at 124.0, 60.2 and 40.2 hours.
Other relevant codesUHSLC 029
Distributed metadata source: PTWC COMP META file
DCP ID3541D63A
WMOSEPA40
Samp Rate5
Num# Samp2
UnitM
Scale1.0000
Xmt Int.005
Fst Min.0004
HAR1
OwnerUHSLC
Data availability
IOC Sea Level Station Monitoring Facility - realtime graph for 'kapi'
PSMSL Annual Mean Sea Level for '1473'