New edition of the "Maritime Altimetric References (RAM)" product New edition of the "Maritime Altimetric References (RAM)" product

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New edition of the "Maritime Altimetric References (RAM)" product


The new edition of the "Maritime Altimetric References" (MAR) product, summarizing the characteristic tidal values and the values linking them to the legal altimetric reference systems has been available since 01/12/2011 in the form of a .pdf file, which can be downloaded free of charge at the following address.

 

Ouvrage de marée

 

The following additions have been made since the last edition:

  • new sites in mainland France and overseas dependencies (TAAF, Clipperton, Saint Pierre and Miquelon etc.) ;
  • new information: figures given with respect to the ellipsoid, establishment of the port etc.

 

Thus the zones covered by this new MAR product are as shown below:

Zones Couvertes par RAM 2011

 

You can find the link to the MAR document in the pages relating to observatories, in the "Information sheet", in the "Mean level and reference levels" section.