GAN

Geomagnetic observatory Gan, Gan International Airport, Addu Atoll, Maldives

Operated by:

with support from:


Location

  • 73°09'13.47" E, 00°41'40.55" S (Google Maps)
  • local contact: Ahmed Muslim, ahmedmuslim@hotmail.com, +960 6898007, +960 7773407
  • address: Gan Meteorological Office, Gan International Airport, Addu Atoll, Maldives

Equipment


Data access


Milestones

  • 2010/02 Site survey
  • 2011/04 Observatory established
  • 2011/09 Start of regular absolute observations
  • 2012/09 Start of telluric measurements
  • 2013/10 Accepted to Intermagnet
  • 2014/05 Second pair of telluric lines installed
  • 2015/03 Hut reconstruction completed

Training provided to local observers

ETH Zurich has enabled training to be provided to the local observers as follows:
  • 2010, 2011, 2014 A. Muslim, Zurich, Hyderabad, Absolute observations training
  • 2011 M. Rasheed, Hyderabad, Absolute observations training
  • 2014 I. Ziyad, Hyderabad, Absolute observations training

Presentations and posters

 


Papers where GAN data are used

 


 

Local links

Gan Layout