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Observatories

CZT
Crozet Archipelago, Possession Island, Terres Australes et Antarctiques Françaises

Created in 1964, the CZT observatory started continuous recordings in 1974 and joined INTERMAGNET in 1991. It is conducted by the Ecole et Observatoire des Sciences de la Terre (EOST) with the logistic support from the Institut Polaire Francais (IPEV).



IAGA Code: CZT
Location : Crozet Archipelago, France
Institutions : Ecole et Observatoire des Sciences de la Terre (France)
Institut Polaire Francais (France)
Co-latitude : 136.430°
Longitude : 51.870°
Altitude : 160 meters
Orientation : HDZF
Instruments :

Absolutes:
EOST D-I fluxgate (D-I MAG88)
Overhauser proton magnetometer (GEOMAG SM90R)
Portable Proton Magnetometer GEOMETRICS G856
Variations:
3 component fluxgate (VFO 31)
proton Overhauser magnetometer (GEOMAG SM90R)

Status :

In operation

Data Availability :

1 second data and derived means

Contact :

Aude Chambodut
Ecole et Observatoire des Sciences de la Terre
Service des observatoires magnétiques
5, rue René Descartes
France
Fax: 33 (0)3 68 85 01 25
aude.chambodut@unistra.fr

 

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