WISE (Israel) – ISR1 station
Name : ISR1
Location : Negev desert
Latitude : 30.59
Hosting : Wise Astronomical Observatory
Start-up : September, 10 2020
This station has been deployed on the Wise Observatory site. The observatory is located 200km south of Tel Aviv, in the Negev desert, near the city of Mitzpe Ramon. The SVOM station is installed on the southernmost part of the site.
This station can be configured to receive data from the NOAA 18 and NOAA 19 weather satellites. The reconstructed images make it possible to check the quality of the site and to identify possible degradations on the reception of the signals.