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Station 51028 (List of Lts) - Christmas Island
Funding provided by Sea Launch Company, LLC
Owned and maintained by National Data Buoy Center
3-meter discus buoy
ARES 4.4 payload
0.000 N 153.913 W (0°0'1" N 153°54'46" W)
Site elevation: sea level
Air temp height: 4 m above site elevation
Anemometer height: 5 m above site elevation
Barometer elevation: sea level
Sea temp depth: 0.6 m below site elevation
Water depth: 4747 m
Watch circle radius: 4614
Station 51028 has failed and stopped transmitting at 00Z, 03/11/2009.
This station has been disestablished as of 6/1/09. The station is a non-NWS funded station for which the operating agreement between the NWS and the Program Sponsor has expired and will not be renewed.
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