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Tristan
Location on the island of Tristan Dan Cunha (UK) – global view

Name : SHN3

Location : on the island of Tristan Da Cunha (UK)

Latitude : -37.065

Longitude : -12.313

Hosting : against a wall of a technical building in the village of Edinburgh-of-the-Seven-Seas

Start-up : October 2021

Location of the station on the island of Tristan Da Cunha (global view)
Location of the station on the island of Tristan Da Cunha (global view)
Location of the station on the island of Tristan Da Cunha (close-up view)
Location of the station on the island of Tristan Da Cunha (close-up view)

Tristan Da Cunha is a British Overseas Territory which lies on the Atlantic Ridge south of the island of St Helena. The island’s village, Edinburgh-of-the-Seven-Seas (250 permanent inhabitants) is considered the most isolated permanent settlement on earth. The station was installed against a wall of a technical building in the village of Edinburgh-of-the-Seven-Seas.

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Localisation de la station dans le village d'Édimbourg-des-Sept-Mers
Location of the station in the village of Edinburgh-of-the-Seven-Seas
La station a été installée contre un mur d’un bâtiment technique du village
The station was installed on the wall of a technical building in the village

This station can be configured to receive data from the NOAA 18 and NOAA 19 weather satellites. The reconstructed images are used to verify the quality of the site and to identify any degradation in signal reception.

Image reconstructed from data sent by the NOAA18 satellite
Image reconstructed from data sent by the NOAA18 satellite

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