Geomagnetic Observatory Alibag (ABG)

Geomagnetic Observatory Alibag (ABG)
Main building

The Alibag Geomagnetic Observatory (ABG) is run in co-operation of the Indian Instiute of Geomagnetism and the GFZ since the year 2007.
The geomagnetic field intensity and directions are continously recorded at the observatory.
The observatory is member of the INTERMAGNET program.

Location: India

Geographic Coordinates:
Latitude: 18.64 N    Longitude: 72.87 E    Altitude: 7 m

Geomagnetic Coordinates:
Latitude: 10.37 N    Longitude: 146.55 E

The geomagnetic Coordinates refer to IGRF-11 for 2010.


Data are available on request or over the INTERMAGNET program. 


Profile photo of  Dr. Jürgen Matzka

Dr. Jürgen Matzka

Lindenstr. 7
Building H 1, room 213
14823 Niemegk
tel. +49 33843 624-18


Mr. Dr. Achim Morschhauser

Lindenstr. 7
Building H 1, room 103
14823 Niemegk
tel. +49 331 288-1955

Cooperation partner

Indian Institute of Geomagnetism
Kalamboli Highway
New Panvel
Navi Mumbai - 410 218

F: 0091 22 27480762