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Station summaryTGCU

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    Tide Gauge
IGS-type acronym : TGCU
Latitude : 53.86777700
Longitude : 8.71750000
Installed date : 2008-12-09
Decommissioned date :
Country : GERMANY
Station status : active (green)
Distance to Tide Gauge (m) : 1
Domes Nr.: 14271M002
Station operator: Unknown
IGS-like station form :

GPS position times seriesTGCU


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Offsets (mm)

MMaterial change or malfunction
RFReference Frame change
NANot available
Position discontinuity
Velocity discontinuity
Vertical component
East component
North Component

Data available at SONELTGCU

Quality plots on RINEX filesTGCU

Quality plots on RINEX files of TGCU Quality plots on RINEX files of TGCU Royal Observatory of Belgium

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Observations & tracking performance Satellite tracking

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Comparison with satellite altimetry data

Co-located instrumentsTGCU

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  • puce Dangendorf, Mudersbach et al., 2013. Characteristics of intra-, inter-annual and decadal sea-level variability and the role of meteorological forcing: the long record of Cuxhaven. Ocean Dynamics. Get this reference
  • puce Esselborn, Schöne et al., 2022. Validation of Recent Altimeter Missions at Non-Dedicated Tide Gauge Stations in the Southeastern North Sea. Remote Sensing. Get this reference BibTeX of the reference
  • puce Wahl, Haigh et al., 2013. Observed mean sea level changes around the North Sea coastline from 1800 to present. Earth-Science Reviews. Get this reference