Kourou (KOU)

Kourou (KOU) magnetic observatory details
Station (ID) KOU
Location Kourou
Country French Guiana
Institutes
Co-latitude 84.79°
Longitude 307.27°
Elevation 10 meters
Orientation HDZF
Instruments
  • Absolutes:
  • DI-flux Zeiss 010A Bartington MAG01H
  • Proton Magnetometer regionMETRICS G856
  • Variations:
  • Homocentric fluxgate vector magnetometer (IPGP VM391)
  • Overhauser effect proton scalar magnetometer (regionMAG SM90R)
GIN Par (Paris)
Communication METEOSAT, E-mail

Contact(s)

  1. Benoit Heumez contact information
    Name Benoit Heumez
    Address
    Observatoire magnétique national
    Carrefour des 8 routes
    F-45340 CHAMBON LA FORET
    France
    Telephone 33 (0)2 38 33 95 01
    Facsimile 33 (0)2 38 33 95 04
    E-mail heumez@ipgp.fr
  2. Bureau Central de Magnétisme Terrestre contact information
    Name Bureau Central de Magnétisme Terrestre
    Address
    IPGP
    1, rue Jussieu
    75005 PARIS
    France
    Telephone 33 (0)2 38 33 95 00
    Facsimile 33 (0)2 38 33 95 04
    E-mail bcmt@ipgp.fr

Observatory Picture(s)