Sealevel Station Catalog (SSC)
Station catalog metadata [edit][station overview]
SSC IDSSC-colo
Station NameColombo
CountrySri Lanka
Latitude6.95
Longitude79.85
DateLastModified2015-10-22 19:02:29
Linked codes
CodesLocationLatitudeLongitudeSensors
IOC: colbColombo6.9579.85prs, enc, bat
IOC: coloColombo6.940679.8503833rad, prs, ra2, sw1, sw2, bat
GLOSS: 33Colombo6.9333379.85Float
UHSLC: 115Colombo6.9350079.85800N/A
PTWC: colbN/A
PTWC: coloColombo_LK6.940279.8502prs, ra2, rad
PSMSL: 1755COLOMBO-B6.9579.85N/A
PSMSL: 2194COLOMBO C6.93579.858333N/A
PSMSL: 388COLOMBO6.9579.85N/A
PSMSL: 718COLOMBO-A6.93333379.85N/A
SONEL_GPS: 3582COLOMBO6.8920750079.87417778N/A
SONEL_TG: 1994COLOMBO6.9333300679.84999847N/A
Distributed metadata source: IOC Sea Level Station Monitoring Facility colb
GTS station code22373340
GTS message typeSXXX33
Transmit interval (min)15
StatusDown
Status descriptionTransmission problems over a year ago. It no longer exists. (Jerard Jardin 2017-01-05)
Local ContactNational Aquatic Resources Research and Development Agency ( Sri Lanka )
Other ContactUniversity of Hawaii Sea Level Center ( USA )
Added to the system2007-12-04 15:52:00
ConnectionGTS message
CountrySri Lanka
Sensor 1
  Type of sensorprs
  Sampling rate (min)1
  Samples30
  Units of measurem
  First value4
  Reversed orderyes
Sensor 2
  Type of sensorenc
  Sampling rate (min)5
  Samples12
  Units of measurem
  First value37
  Reversed orderyes
Sensor 3
  Type of sensorbat
  Sampling rate (min)15
  Samples1
  Units of measureV
  First value52
  Reversed orderyes
Distributed metadata source: IOC Sea Level Station Monitoring Facility colo
GTS station code0650018E
GTS message typeSWIO40
Transmit interval (min)15
StatusOperational
Status description2017-01-04 Jerard Jardin: relocated the tide gauge to the same location as the historic GLOSS station, in the port of Colombo
Local ContactNational Aquatic Resources Research and Development Agency ( Sri Lanka )
Other ContactUniversity of Hawaii Sea Level Center ( USA )
Added to the system2006-06-21 17:21:00
ConnectionGTS message
CountrySri Lanka
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 sensorra2
  Sampling rate (min)3
  Samples10
  Units of measurem
  First value50
  Reversed orderyes
Sensor 4
  Type of sensorsw1
  Sampling rate (min)60
  Samples1
  Units of measurem
  First value63
  Reversed orderyes
Sensor 5
  Type of sensorsw2
  Sampling rate (min)60
  Samples1
  Units of measurem
  First value67
  Reversed orderyes
Sensor 6
  Type of sensorbat
  Sampling rate (min)15
  Samples1
  Units of measurem
  First value71
  Reversed orderyes
Distributed metadata source: GLOSS Station Handbook
OceanIndian
OperationalYes
Responsible countrySri Lanka
Data acquisition rateHourly intervals
Other relevant informationDaily values calculated using 119-point convolution filter (Bloomfield, 1976) centred on noon applied to the hourly data with respective periods of the 95, 50 and 5% amplitude points at 124.0, 60.2 and 40.2 hours.
Other relevant codesUHSLC 115
Distributed metadata source: PTWC COMP META file
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Data availability
IOC Sea Level Station Monitoring Facility - realtime graph for 'colb'
IOC Sea Level Station Monitoring Facility - realtime graph for 'colo'
PSMSL Annual Mean Sea Level for '1755'
PSMSL Annual Mean Sea Level for '2194'
PSMSL Annual Mean Sea Level for '388'
PSMSL Annual Mean Sea Level for '718'