NORILSK OBSERVATORY INFORMATION STATION

ID : NOK

LOCATION : Norilsk, Russia

ORGANIZATION: ISTP

LATITUDE : 69 48' N

LONGITUDE : 88 08' E

ELEVATION : 75 meters

ORIENTATION : HDZ

INSTRUMENTS : Fluxgate magnetometer (DMI), Proton magnetometer.

For real-time data, Norilsk polar observatory(CMIS) operated by Institute of Solar Terrestrial Physics , Russia, provides data via GMS satellite. The DCP is supplied by USGS and WDC-C2 Kyoto setup the transmission link for the GMS satellite.    

PHOTOS :

The polar light over the station (photo by V. Klimenko)

Dr. A. Frank-Kamenetsky provides measurement of Inclination/Declination of the magnetic field.