Dourbes NM, Belgium (DRBS)


The detector is housed in a building on the domain of the Geophysical Center of Dourbes.


NM64 detector building NM64 detector

Specifications:


Detector Standard 9-NM64 neutron monitor (3 units of 3 counters)
Geographic latitude 50.10° N
Geographic longitude 4.6° E
Altitude 225 m asl
Effective vertical cutoff rigidity (Epoch 1995) 3.18 GV
In operation: 1965

Detailed station information:

Special incidents such as shutdown for maintenance are noted in a journal.

The operation of the neutron monitor is supported by the Royal Meteorological Institute of Belgium