MAGNET GPS Station - Photo by Geoff Blewitt

Station ID : KARA

Station operator information:

from RINEX headers

RINEX data attribution information:

From UNAVCO DOI System

Latitude: -43.608

Longitude: 169.775

Height: 1403.299 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
KARA16MAR01 Antenna_and_Radome_Codes_Changed - -
KARA16MAR01 Elevation_Cutoff_Changed - -
KARA01DEC07 usp000au6b 5.8 102.1
KARA03AUG21 usp000c5h6 7.2 267.2
KARA04NOV22 usp000d8ze 7.1 522.8
KARA04DEC23 usp000db93 8.1 904.1
KARA07SEP30 usp000fpgq 7.4 764.1
KARA07OCT15 usp000fqks 6.8 220.9
KARA09JUL15 usp000gz8j 7.8 349.1
KARA10SEP03 usp000hk46 7.0 165.8
KARA16NOV13 us1000778i 7.8 283.0
KARA18MAY27 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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