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RIO GUAMANI AT CARITE HYDROELECTRIC PLANT NO 3, PR (USGS-50094600) site data in the Water Quality Portal

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This stream site, maintained by the USGS Puerto Rico Water Science Center (identifier USGS-PR), has the name "RIO GUAMANI AT CARITE HYDROELECTRIC PLANT NO 3, PR" and has the identifier USGS-50094600. This site is in the watershed defined by the 8 digit Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC)21010004. See more details of this site the the USGS NWIS Web page for this site.

This site is located in Arroyo Municipio County, Puerto Rico at 18.01302049000000 degrees latitude and -66.1148879000000 degrees longitude using the datum NAD83. The horizontal location collection method was "Interpolated from MAP." and the accuracy is 1 seconds. The source map scale is 1:20000. This site is at an elevation of 393.7 feet and the accuracy of the elevation measurement, collected using the method "Interpolated from topographic map." is 3.3 feet. The vertical coordinate reference system is NGVD29.

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Periods of record for data characteristic groups

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Characteristic Group Date Range*
Inorganics, Major, Metals 1961 - 1962
Inorganics, Major, Non-metals 1961 - 1962
Inorganics, Minor, Metals 1961 - 1961
Nutrient 1961 - 1961
Physical 1961 - 1962
*Date ranges may contain gap years

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Detailed Metadata

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Location Metadata Value
OrganizationIdentifier USGS-PR
OrganizationFormalName USGS Puerto Rico Water Science Center
MonitoringLocationIdentifier USGS-50094600
MonitoringLocationName RIO GUAMANI AT CARITE HYDROELECTRIC PLANT NO 3, PR
MonitoringLocationTypeName Stream
HUCEightDigitCode 21010004
LatitudeMeasure 18.01302049000000
LongitudeMeasure -66.1148879000000
SourceMapScaleNumeric 20000
HorizontalAccuracyMeasure/MeasureValue 1
HorizontalAccuracyMeasure/MeasureUnitCode seconds
HorizontalCollectionMethodName Interpolated from MAP.
HorizontalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName NAD83
VerticalMeasure/MeasureValue 393.7
VerticalMeasure/MeasureUnitCode feet
VerticalAccuracyMeasure/MeasureValue 3.3
VerticalAccuracyMeasure/MeasureUnitCode feet
VerticalCollectionMethodName Interpolated from topographic map.
VerticalCoordinateReferenceSystemDatumName NGVD29
CountryCode US
StateCode 72
CountyCode 015
ProviderName NWIS