Geomagnetic Observatory Paratunka/Petropavlovsk (PET)

Absolute building
Absolute building

The Geomagnetic Observatory Paratunka/Petropavlovsk (PET) is run in co-operation of the Institute of Cosmophysical Researches and Radio Wave Propagation (IKIR) and the GFZ since the year 2009.
The geomagnetic field intensity and directions are continously recorded at the observatory since 1969.
The observatory is member of the INTERMAGNET program.

Location: Russia

Geographic Coordinates:
Latitude: 52.97 N    Longitude: 158.25 E    Altitude: 50 m

Geomagnetic Coordinates:
Latitude: 46.03 N    Longitude: 138.00 W

The geomagnetic Coordinates refer to IGRF-11 for 2010.

Data:

Data are available on request or over the INTERMAGNET program.

Contact

Profile photo of  Dr. Jürgen Matzka

Dr. Jürgen Matzka
Geomagnetism

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

Contact

Mr. Dr. Achim Morschhauser
Geomagnetism

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

Cooperation partner

Institut of Cosmophysical Researches and Radio Wave Propagation (IKIR)
Far Eastern Branch

Russian Academy of Sciences
Paratunka
Russia
T: +7 (41531) 33193, 33367
F: +7 (41531) 33718