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Argentina


Argentine Institutions supporting GRAPE:

  • GESA Group of the UNLP, La Plata
  • ICATE - CONICET, San Juan
  • Instituto Antártico Argentino/Dirección Nacional del Antártico (IAA/DNA), Buenos Aires
  • Ionospheric Laboratory of the UNT, Tucuman



Observations


Instituto Antártico Argentino/Dirección Nacional del Antártico performs:

  • Belgrano II Base, Nunatak Bertrab (bahia Vashel), costa Confin (Tierra de Coats) (77°51'S 34°33'W)
  • Measurements: Ionospheric vertical sounding, Cosmic noise for ionospheric absorption, relative magnetic field components and absolute magnetic measurements.
  • Instrumentation 
  • Ionosonde: Ionospheric sonde IPS42 Mca. KEL Aerospace
  • Magnetometers: magnetometer EDA Fluxgate, Protonic Precesion Magnetometer
  • Riometer: Riometro La Jolla Science sintonized to 30Mhz.


  • San Martin Base, Islote Barry - islote San Martin (caleta Sanaviron, paso Mottet), islotes Debenham (bahia Margarita, costa Fallieres), (68°08'S 67°06'W)
  • Measurements: Ionospheric vertical sounding, Cosmic noise for ionospheric absorption, relative magnetic field components measurements.
  • Instrumentation:
  • Ionosonde: Ionospheric sonde IPS42 Mca. KEL Aerospace
  • Magnetometers: magnetometer EDA Fluxgate, Protonic Precesion Magnetometer
  • Riometer: Riometro La Jolla Science sintonized to 30Mhz


For the use of the Antarctic Data base, please contact diegogi@dna.gov.ar