An internal (non-public)  ESOC Navigation Support Office GNSS station.

Location

Station situated in a fenced area in a mountain valley approximately 3.5km from the village of Matjiesfontein, South Africa

The site is managed by HartRAO (Hartebeesthoek, also responsible for the station HRTB)

Equipment

The station operates a Septentrio PolaRx4 receiver and Septentrio Chokering MC antenna, which provides multi-GNSS tracking from this location; GPS, Glonass, Galileo, Beidou.

A rubidium 10 MHz reference clock is planned to be installed at the site soon. 

The installation of the clock will be done together with the coating of the antenna

Photos

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MTJF Antenna installation - View towards the North