La Trobe University
Victoria 3086 AUSTRALIA
Tel: +61 3 9479 2036
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School of Engineering & Mathematical Sciences
Development of the Bruny Radar
The Tasmanian component, located on Bruny Island, began operation in December 1999.
The Bruny Radar footprint covers the lower latitude portion of the auroral oval and the ionospheric trough.
Geodetic: -43.38° S, 147.23° E
AACGM: -54.4° S, 226.7° W (Epoch 2005, 300km above the surface of the Earth)
Status: Normal Operations
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