Station name: Dome C
Station short name: DOMC
Start date: 2015-02-01
End date: None
Head organization: Sodankyla Geophysical Observatory of the University of Oulu
Principal investigator: Ilya Usoskin
Contact person:
Latitude [°]: -75.1
Longitude [°]: 123.33
Altitude [m] asl: 3233.0
Geomagnetic cutoff rigidity [GV]: 0.0
Average count rate [s-1] during solar activity minimum: 0.0
Average count rate [s-1] during solar activity maximum: 0.0
Reference atmospheric pressure [mbar]: 650.0
Barometric coefficient [%/mbar]: -0.754
Information on detector housing: Heated physics shelter that is elevated approx. 2 meters about the ice surface.
Type of counter tube: BF3-filled detectors LND2043 with the enhanced gas pressure of 933 hPa
Number of counter tubes: 1
Information on detector: The instruments are designed and manufactured in the Centre of Space Research (North-West University, Potchefstroom, South Africa)
Atmospheric pressure sensor:
Information about clock: