Gringorten plotting position

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Gringorten plotting position

The Gringorten plotting position for the rth ranked (from largest to smallest) datum from a sample of size n is the quotient:

Gringorten, I. I. 1963. A plotting rule for extreme probability paper. J. Geophys. Res.. 68. No. 3, . 813–814.

Gumble, E. J. 1941. Probability interpretation of the observed return periods of floods. Trans., Amer. Geophys. Union. 21. 836–850.

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