Aragats, Armenia

The Aragats Space-Environmental Center (ASEC) provides monitoring of different species of secondary cosmic rays on Mt. Aragats in Armenia.


Detector Standard 18-NM64 neutron monitor
Geographic latitude 40° 28’ N
Geographic longitude 44° 10’ E
Altitude 3200 m asl
Effective vertical cutoff rigidity ~7.1 GV
In operation since: 2000

Detailed station information

The operation of the neutron monitors is supported by the Yerevan Physics Institute, Yerevan 0036, Armenia.