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Observatories

TAM
TAMANRASSET, Algeria

Created in 1935 by the Institut de physique du globe d''Alger and modernised in 1992, it is managed in collaboration with the Centre de recherche en astronomie, astrophysique et géophysique (CRAAG).



IAGA Code: TAM
Location : TAMANRASSET, Algeria
Institutions : Institut de Physique du Globe de Paris (France)
Centre de recherche en astronomie, astrophysique et géophysique (Algeria)
Co-latitude : 67.210°
Longitude : 5.530°
Altitude : 1373 meters
Orientation : HDZF
Instruments :

Absolutes:
DI-flux Zeiss 020B EDA
Overhauser effect proton scalar magnetometer GEM System GSM19
Portable Proton Magnetometer GEOMETRICS G856
Variations:
Homocentric fluxgate vector magnetometer (IPGP VM391)
Overhauser effect proton scalar magnetometer (GEOMAG SM90R)

Status :

In operation

Data Availability :

Realtime
1 second data and derived means
Quasi definitive

Contact :

Benoit Heumez
Observatoire Magnetique National
Carrefour des 8 routes
45340 Chambon la foret
France
Tel: 33 (0)2 38 33 95 01
heumez@ipgp.fr

Alternate Contact:

Abdelhamid Bendekken
Observatoire de Tamanrasset
BP32
11000 TAMANRASSET
Algeria
Tel: +213 29 344 123
a_bendekken@yahoo.fr

 

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