Coverage e-Callisto

  Observation coverage and Antennas of the Solar Radio Spectrometer network e-Callisto













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
File-ID = SWISS-BLEN7M
File-ID = SWISS-BLENSW
File-ID = SWISS-BLEN5M

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
File-ID = ALASKA-COHOE










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

File-ID = KASI

Antenna Mongolia








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 (<2017.09.13)
File-ID = MONGOLIA
File-ID = MONGOLIA-UB









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
File-ID = INDIA-IISERP

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
File-ID = Malaysia-Banting
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 = SANSA
File-ID = SHERCLS1
File-ID = SOUTHAFRICA-SANSA
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

BIAK
SUMEDANG
TOMOHOHN

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
File-ID = 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
File_ID = 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
File_ID = Heiterswill-CH
File_ID = SWISS-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
File_ID = AUSTRIA-MICHELBACH
Observatory Lustbühl, University of Graz, Austria.

File_ID = AUSTRIA-UNIGRAZ
coverage Montevideo
Observatory OALM, Montevideo Uruguay.

File_ID = URUGUAY










Observatory Hirt,
Muhen Switzerland

File_ID = SWISS-MUHEN

Antenna is home built by
Peter H., Muhen
Both linear polarizations are converted into circular polarization.
Also an up-converter is installed to observe down to ~15 MHz

LWA-FEE and LWAPC-Q were procured from Reeve, Anchorage.

Udaipur Solar Observatory
Udaipur, Rajasthan, India

File_ID = INDIA-UDAIPUR
Tribhuvan University,
Prithvi Narayan Campus
Pokhara, Nepal

File_ID = NEPAL
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia spectrometer delivered, not much progress so far ...
Under discussion: Arecibo, Nashik, Bangkok

Potential candiates: Ecuador, Turkey, Cuba, Cote d'Ivoire, Taiwan, China, La Réunion, Algeria, Melbourne, Mannheim, Costa Rica,

map
PYTHON map January 2019
Earth coverage
IDL map 2015









Real time map of Callisto spectrometers
Left: October 14, 2018, generated in PYTHON

Right: 2015, generated in IDL


Version: 2019-02-10
Responsible: Christian Monstein, cmonstein(at)swissonline.ch

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