Geomagnetic Observatory Panagyurishte (PAG)

Main building
Main building

The Panagyurishte Geomagnetic Observatory is run in co-operation of the National Institute of Geophysics, Geodesy and Geography and the GFZ since the year 2005. The geomagnetic field intensity and directions are continously recorded at the observatory since 1937. The observatory is member of the INTERMAGNET program.

Location: Bulgaria

Geographic Coordinates:
Latitude: 42.52 N   Longitude: 24.18 E    Altitude: 556 m

Geomagnetic Coordinates:
Latitude: 40.64 N   Longitude: 105.13 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

Geomagnetic Observatory
4500 Panagyurishte

T: +359 2 979 3347
F: +359 2 971 3005