Sealevel Station Catalog (SSC)
Station catalog metadata [edit][station overview]
SSC IDSSC-lagos
Station NameLagos
CountryNigeria
Latitude6.42052
Longitude3.40725
DateLastModified2015-10-22 19:02:29
Linked codes
CodesLocationLatitudeLongitudeSensors
IOC: lagosLagos6.420523.40725rad, pr1, pr2
GLOSS: 259Lagos6.420523.40725Float, Acoustic
UHSLC: 233N/AN/A
PTWC: lagxN/A
PSMSL: 1767LAGOS II6.4166673.416667N/A
PSMSL: 451LAGOS6.4166673.4N/A
SONEL_GPS: 3550LAGOS 26.517232643.39751233N/A
SONEL_TG: 2906LAGOS 26.420520003.40725000N/A
Distributed metadata source: IOC Sea Level Station Monitoring Facility lagos
GTS station code1654F3B4
GTS message typeSXXX33
Transmit interval (min)15
OT12 codeNI-IOMR-08
Transmit lag UTC (sec)600
StatusDown
Status descriptionODINAFRICA Status unknown.
Local ContactNigerian Institute for Oceanography and Marine Research ( Nigeria )
Added to the system2008-08-26 11:49:00
ConnectionGTS message
CountryNigeria
Sensor 1
  Type of sensorrad
  Sampling rate (min)1
  Samples30
  Units of measurem
  First value12
  Reversed orderno
Sensor 2
  Type of sensorpr1
  Sampling rate (min)1
  Samples30
  Units of measurem
  First value44
  Reversed orderno
Sensor 3
  Type of sensorpr2
  Sampling rate (min)1
  Samples30
  Units of measurem
  First value76
  Reversed orderno
Distributed metadata source: GLOSS Station Handbook
Time Zone015E, GMT + 1hr
OceanAtlantic
OperationalYes
Responsible countryNigeria
Additional parametersWind speed/direction,air/water temp., barometric pressure
Tide gauge benchmarksTide Gauge Zero (TGZ) = 2.9063m which is tied to the Lagos Survey Datum of 2.8310m. TGBM is at the tide gauge shelter floor.
Benchmark relationshipsBenchmark is tied to Lagos Survey Datum as well as other benchmarks in the vicinity of the tide gauge.
Auxiliary benchmarksNIOMR Tank = 4.1672m 1400E = 3.8155m BMN2 = 3.5742m 1406C = 4.1727m
Other relevant informationNOAA have installed a NGWLMS alongside the analogue gauge, which has been collecting data since 10 May 1992.
Other relevant codesUHSLC 233
Nearest Met. stationNIOMR Met. Dept. Station
Distributed metadata source: PTWC COMP META file
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Data availability
IOC Sea Level Station Monitoring Facility - realtime graph for 'lagos'
PSMSL Annual Mean Sea Level for '1767'
PSMSL Annual Mean Sea Level for '451'