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
    Institut de Physique du Globe de Paris
    Observatoire Magnetique National
    Carrefour des 8 routes
    45340 Chambon la foret
    France
    Telephone (+33) 2 38 33 95 01
    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
    E-mail bcmt@ipgp.fr
    Facsimile 33 (0)2 38 33 95 04

Observatory Picture(s)