Name : THA2
Location : Songkhla – Thailand
Latitude : 7.16
Longitude : 100.61
Hosting : Regional Observatory for the Public
Start-up : January, 15 2020
Songkhla is a city in the southern region of Thailand, capital of Songkhla province. It is one of the most important ports in the east of the Malay Peninsula. The station is installed on the site of the Regional Observatory for the Public (Regional Astronomical Observatory for the Public) which is owned by the National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand (NARIT).
Currently this station is configured to receive data from the NOAA 19 weather satellite. The reconstructed images make it possible to check the quality of the site and to identify possible degradations on the reception of the signals.