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Table 1 Geographic and geomagnetic coordinates and altitudes of magnetic observatories operated by JMA (Kakioka Magnetic and Japan Meteorological 2013)

From: Frequency distributions of magnetic storms and SI+SSC-derived records at Kakioka, Memambetsu, and Kanoya

  IAGA code Latitude (N)a Longitude (E)a Magnetic latitudeb Magnetic longitudeb Altitude (m)
Kakioka KAK 36°13′56″ 140°11′11″ 27.47° 209.23° 36
Memambetsu MMB 43°54′36″ 144°11′19″ 35.44° 211.77° 42
Kanoya KNY 31°25′27″ 130°52′48″ 22.00° 201.21° 107
  1. aJapanese Geodetic Datum of 2000 (JGD2000)
  2. bDipole coordinates for the International Geomagnetic Field, 11th generation (IGRF-11) of 2010.0; north pole, 80.08°N, 72.22°W