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Showing all stations within 1000 km of the observed station Active station No data for 30 days Decommissioned No observations in SONEL (Survey) Not co-located with observed station
Showing all stations within 1000 km of the observed station Available data / Station OK Available data / Problem(s) detected Does not work No longer exists Foreign partner management Not co-located with observed station
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    Tide Gauge
IGS-type acronym : HLFX
Latitude : 44.68354929
Longitude : -63.61127917
Installed date : 2001-12-20
Decommissioned date :
Country : CANADA
Station status : active (green)
Distance to Tide Gauge (m) : 3100
Domes Nr.: 40120M001
Station operator: Unknown
IGS-like station form :

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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 SONELHLFX

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

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[IGSSTATION-7580] - 2019-03-08 (18/03/2019)

The TPS NET-G3A receiver at HLFX has been updated to firmware version 4.7 Nov,23,2017 p6 yesterday, 07 March 2019 at 21:26 utc. An updated site log has been submitted to the IGS.

[IGSSTATION-6243] - 2015-07-20 (29/07/2015)

On Wednesday, July 22 (203) to Thursday, July 23 (204) station HLFX will have its antenna cable replaced. There will be a permanent data outage of approximately 36 hours during this time.

[IGSSTATION-6110] - 2015-03-02 (03/03/2015)

The TopCon NET-G3A at HLFX was switched to track with a Symmetricom 8200 Rb external clock at 21:05ut today. There was a data outage between 17:50ut and 21:05ut today while this transition occurred.

An updated Site Log will be submitted to the IGSCB shortly.

[IGSSTATION-5495] - 2013-08-13 (14/08/2013)

Due to an equipment failure there is a permanent data outage at NRCan station HLFX between doy 189 and 221. The site was upgraded with a new GNSS antenna and receiver on Friday, August 9th, 2013 (doy 221). A new site log has been uploaded to the IGSCB and to the NRCan ftp area.