MAGNET GPS Station - Photo by Geoff Blewitt

Station ID : BIRF

Station operator information:

from RINEX headers

Data processed by:

Geoffrey Blewitt, Nevada Geodetic Lab.

Latitude: -40.680

Longitude: 176.246

Height: 309.018 meters

Time Series Data

(ascii text)
24 Hour Final Solutions


env xyz
24 Hour Rapid Solutions

FID (~IGS08)

env readme xyz readme

QA files

ftp link

Rapid 5 Minute Solutions

Available Next Day
(8-32 hr. latency)


ftp link

Ultra Rapid 5 Minute Solutions

Available Next Hour
(1-2 hr. latency)


ftp link

Cite this product as: Blewitt et al.,(2018).

See this link for suggested full citation text.

Station Plots

Explanation of Plots

IGS08 IGS08 Cleaned Rapid 5 min. Ultra Rapid 5 min.
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Steps Information for this station

Station ID Date
Equipment Change Type/
or Event ID
BIRF15OCT08 Antenna_Code_Changed - -
BIRF15OCT08 Elevation_Cutoff_Changed - -
BIRF07DEC20 usp000fuvt 6.6 254.8
BIRF09JUL15 usp000gz8j 7.8 965.9
BIRF10SEP03 usp000hk46 7.0 482.2
BIRF13JUL21 usb000iivv 6.5 196.2
BIRF13AUG16 usb000j4iz 6.5 210.8
BIRF14JAN20 usb000m4i4 6.1 36.5
BIRF15OCT12 us10003mxv 5.6 11.3
BIRF16SEP01 us10006jbi 7.0 446.2
BIRF16NOV13 us1000778i 7.8 350.0
BIRF16NOV13 us10007795 6.5 281.6
BIRF16NOV22 us10007ba5 5.9 67.4
BIRF18MAY27 Reference_Frame_Change:_IGS08_to_IGS14 - -
Distance is from this station to earthquake epicenter in km. A potential step record appears when this distance is less than 10^(M/2 - 0.8) where M is earthquake magnitude.
Steps for all stations are given in the master step file database (link)

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