Mexico City NM (MXCO)

The detector is housed on the central campus of the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM).

NM64 bunker
NM64 Counters
Specifications:
Detector
Standard 6-NM-64 neutron monitor
Geographic latitude
19.33° N
Geographic longitude
260.82° E
Altitude
2274m asl
Effective vertical cutoff rigidity
8.2 GV
In continous operation since
1990
Detailed station information:
01 January 1990 - 31 October 2015
Detailed station information:
01 November 2015 - present

The operation of the neutron monitor is supported by the Cosmic Ray Group of the Geophysical Institute, National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM), Mexico City, Mexico.


Conditions for Use of Data

  1. You agree to achnowledge providing of the data in any published use of the data.
    Example: "Mexico City neutron monitor data were kindly provided by the Cosmic Ray Group, Geophysical Institute, National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM), Mexico"
  2. You agree to send a copy of any paper using these data to:
    Luis Xavier González Méndez
    José Francisco Valdés Galicia
    Cosmic Ray Group
    Geophysical Institute
    National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM)
    Mexico City, Mexico
  3. Commercial or industrial use of the data is prohibited without previous agreement with the PI of the station (see name and address above).
  4. You may share these data with colleagues, provided you inform them of these conditions.

http://www.cosmicrays.unam.mx