Geomagnetic Observatory Villa Remedios (VRE*)

Geomagnetic Observatory Villa Remedios (VRE*)

The Villa Remedios Geomagnetic Observatory is run in co-operation of the University La Paz and the GFZ since the year 2000. The geomagnetic field intensity and directions are continously recorded at the observatory.
The data are processed at Geomagnetic Observatory Niemegk.
(* provisional identification)

Location: Bolivia

Geographic Coordinates:
Latitude:  -16,77°    Longitude: -68,17°    Altitude: 3 950 m

Geomagnetic Coordinates:
Latitude:   7.33 S    Longitude: 4.43 E

The geomagnetic Coordinates refer to IGRF-11 for 2010.


Data are available on request.


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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

Instituto de Investigaciones Fisicas
Universidad Mayor de San Andres

La Paz
Casilla 8635

T: +591 2279 2999
F: +591 2279 2622