e-Callisto

  Coverage of Solar Radio Spectrometers





Metsähovi observatory, Finland. Small log-per attached to the rim of a 37 GHz parabolic dish tracking the sun.
Observations 170 MHz - 870 MHz in linear, horizontal polarization.

File-ID = MRO


Ondrejov observatory, Czech Republic. Original "Würzburg Riese" (German Radar dish of World War II) 7m dish with linear polarized feed covering 150 MHz - 870 MHz

File-ID = OSRA


Bleien observatory Switzerland.
7m parabolic dish tracking the sun. Feed: log-per 100 MHz - 4 GHz, currently observing 170 MHz - 870 MHz in two polarizations LHCP and RHCP.

File-ID = BLEN7M
File-ID = BLENSW
File-ID = PHOENIX2
File-ID = PHOENIX3
File-ID = BINGO
File-ID = HIMAP

Solar observations switched off 2015


Station Humain of Royal Observatory of Belgium.
Log-per feed CLP-5130 attached to the rim of an old parabolic dish. The dish is tracking the sun. Linear polarization
45 MHz - 870 MHz

File-ID = ROB
File-ID = HUMAIN


Birr castle, Ireland. Antenna operated by TCD. Antenna is tracking the sun in linear horizontal polarization. Observations in two bands, 45 MHz - 870 MHz and 20 MHz - 90 MHz

File-ID = BIR
File-ID = BIRO


Anchorage, Alaska. Log-per horizontally polarized, tracking the sun only in azimuth. Observing range 45 MHz - 870 MHz

File-ID = ALASKA


KASI Daejeon, South Korea. Large log-per horizontal polarization tracking the sun in azimuth and elevation. Observations 45 MHz - 870 MHz.

File-ID = KASI


RCAG Khurel Togoot near Ulaan Baatar, Mongolia. Log-per horizontally polarized in fixed sky position (sun-rise). Observations  175 MHz - 450 MHz.

File-ID = RCAG


ISTP Badary near Irkutsk, Russian Federation. Log-per mounted on the upper rim of a dish. Polarization rotates while the sun is tracked during the day. Observations 45 MHz - 450 MHz

File-ID = SSRT


Station 'Orbita' near Almaty, Kazakhstan. The log-per made of titanium is mounted at the lower rim of the 12m dish. Observations 45 MHz - 870 MHz in linear horizontal polarization.

File-ID = ALMATY


IIA in Gauribidanur near Bangalore, India. Linear polarized log-per pointing to zenith.Observations 45 MHz - 410 MHz.

File-ID = GAURI


TIFR, Ooty Tamil Nadu, India.
Linear polarized log-per pointing to zenith.Observations 45 MHz - 450 MHz.

File-ID = OOTY

2 instruments


UoM, Poste de Flacq Mauritius. Linear polarized log-per pointing to zenith. Observations 45 MHz - 870 MHz

File-ID = MRT
File-ID = MRT1
File-ID = MRT2
File-ID = MRT3

3 instruments


UNAM Mexico. Linear horizontally polarized log-per observing 170 MHz - 450 MHz.
No sun-tracker, fixed in sky-position.

File-ID = UNAM


Hans Michlmayr Perth, Australia. Linear log-per horizontally polarized tracking the sun. Observations 45 MHz - 870 MHz.

File-ID = PERTH


CINESPA Costa Rica. Unknown feed on parabolic dish in fixed sky position. Status unknown

File-ID = CINESPA


INPE Cachoeira Paulista, Brazil. Two orthogonal linear polarized log-per in fixed sky-position.
Status currently unknown.

File-ID = INPE
Coverage Helwan
log-per Helwan
SWMC Space Weather Monitoring Center Helwan University,
Egypt
Logarithmic-
periodic
antenna 6m x 6m

File-ID = SWMC
Coverage Crimea
Array Crimea
Radio Astronomy Laboratory of CrAO, RT-22
Katsively, Yalta
Crimea, Ukraine

File-ID = KRIM
Pune coverage
log-per Pune
University of Pune, Institute for electronic science.

File-ID=PUNE

longitude=73.9°
latitude=18.5°
Coverage Hurbanovo
Antenne log-per Hurbanovo
SCO
Slovak Central Observatory Hurbanovo, Slovakia
latitude=47.5°N
longitude=18.0°E

Antenna:
CLP-5130 Create

File-ID = HURBANOVO
Coverage Trieste
Antenna Trieste
Trieste Astronomical Observatory
via G.B. Tiepolo 11
I 34131 Trieste
Location: Basovizza (Trieste), Italy
Latitude: 45° 38´ 37´´ N
Longitude: 13° 52´ 34´´ E
Altitude: 400 m
Telescope: Single steerable paraboloid
Diameter: 10 m
Area: 70 m2
Height: 16.4 m


File-ID = TRIEST

Nairobi coverage
Antenna Nairobi
University of Nairobi, Kenya

File-ID = KENYA
Coverage Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
Antenna ANGKASA Malaysia

Callisto project in Malaysia is hosted by Malaysian National Space Agency (ANGKASA) and there are three (3) universities that collaborate in this project: (1) University of Malaya, (2) University Kebangsaan Malaysia and (3) Universiti Teknologi MARA.



File-ID = MALAYSIA

currently 5 instruments
Coverage GlasgowAntenna LPDA GlasgowObservatory at Acre Road, University of Glasgow.

Antenna: CREATE LPDA connected to a MiniCircuit low noise pramplifier.

File-ID = GLASGOW
coverage Peralejos SpainAntenna Peralejos SpainObservatory Peralejos, Spain
University of Alcalá
Antenna: CREATE CLP-5130

File-ID = Melibea
File-ID = PERALEJOS
Hawaii in preparation, spectrometer delivered
Coverage RoswllRoswell NMObservatory Roswell New Mexico, USA

Antenna: CREATE LPDA

File-ID = ROSWELL_NM
coverage RoztokyRoztoky antennaObservatory Roztoky, eastern Slovakia
Antenna: CREATE CLP_5130-1

File-ID = ROZTOKY
Coverage Sri LankaAntenna Sri LankaArthur C Clarke Institute (ACCIMT), Colombo, Sri Lanka. The location of the CALLISTO system is
6o 47 37’’ N,
79o 53 53’’ E
Altitude  40 m

File-ID = ACCIMT-SRI
Coverage south africaLPDA SANSASANSA South African National Space Agency
Hermanus, South Africa

34.42° S
19.22° E

File-ID =
original: SANSA
current: HERCLS1
Coverage IndonesiaCrew Indonesia.

Callisto Solar Radio Telescope at Bosscha Observatory, Lembang, Indonesia

 

Longitude: 
107° 37’ 0.5’’ E

Latitude:
6° 49’ 29.6’’ S

Altitude: 1310 m

Antenna:  CLP 5130-1

File-ID = BOSSCHA-ITB

File-ID = INDONESIA

Coverage Essen Bicone Essen

Walter Hohmann Sternwarte in Essen, Germany.

Longitude: 6.9790° E

Latitude: 51.3938° N 

Altitude: 120 m

File-ID =
ESSEN
coverage LMRO Australiaantenna LMROLeon Mow Radio Observatory LMRO,
12 km north of Heathcote, central Victoria Australia

Longitude = 144.675440°
Latitude = -36.804623°
Altitude = 239 m

File-ID = LMRO_Australia
Coverage LimaAntenna Lima
CONIDA,
San Isidro
Lima Peru

Longitude: 77º 03´27" West of Greenwich
Latitude: 12º 06´ 51" South
Altitude: 125 m.                           
File-ID =
SanIsidro or
CONIDA_SI
Coverage RwandaAntenna KigaliUniversity of Rwanda, Kigali

File_ID =
RWANDA
Coverage KarachiAntenna KarachiSUPARCO, Karachi
Pakistan

File_ID = SONP

Longitude 67° East
Latitude 25° North
Altitude 8m
MexacoAntenna MexacoUNAM - Instituto de Geofísica unidad Michoacan
Servicio de Clima Espacial - MX

Latitude : 19.817
Longitude : -101.583

File_ID = CALLISTO_MEX
or
MEXART
Antenna view HeiterswilLWA HeiterswilObservatory "Scherrer" in Heiterswil near Wattwil, Switzerland

Latitude: 47.30472° North
Longitude: 9.12944° East

Altitude: 990 m asl

File_ID=HEITERSWIL
Coverage Greenland
R=Sun rise, S=Sun set.
LWA GreenlandObservatory ISR Kellyville near Kangarlussuaq, Greenland.

File_ID=GREENLAND
Observatory University of Ganhinagar/Ahmedabad, India

File_ID=INDIA-KSV
Observatory University of Mekelle, Ethiopia.
File_ID=ETHIOPIA
Observatory ANTARES, Michelbach Austria.
File_ID=AUSTRIA_*59.fit.gz
Observatory Lustbühl, University of Graz, Austria.
File_ID=AUSTRIA-UNIGRAZ
coverage Montevideo
Observatory OALM, Montevideo Uruguay.
File_ID=URUGUAY


Addis Ababa, Ethiopia spectrometer delivered, no progress so far ...
Under discussion: New Zealand, Kolkatta, 

Possible candiates: Ecuador, Turkey, Nigeria, Cuba, India, Cote d'Ivoire, Taiwan, China, Spain, La Réunion, Algeria, Melbourne, Mannheim, Costa Rica,

full coverage
Earth coverage
IDL map
Cumulative coverage of all Callisto spectrometer locations (left), assuming all instruments are working and all antennas are tracking the sun. In fact both is not the case. Therfore it makes sense to have some redundancy.

Triangles: data o.k.
Stars: no data yet/anymore
Version: 2017-04-17
Responsible: Christian Monstein, monstein(at)astro.phys.ethz.ch

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