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Hartebeesthoek - South Africa

DORIS station: Hartebeesthoek - South Africa

Site logs
HBMB20130129.LOG (current; see below)
HBMB20120202.LOG
HBMB200812.LOG
HBMB200707.LOG
HBMB200701.LOG
HBLB200510.LOG
HBKB200507.LOG
HBKB200405.LOG

Plots
Time series of coordinates
CNES POD MOE statistics
CNES POD POE statistics
Other pictures
HBMB2.jpg
HBMB3.jpg
HBMB-obstructions-2006-11-v1.jpg
HBKB.jpg

Colocated tide gauge
None

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Site news
Doris mails
No 0569 ITRF2005-DPOD2005 coordinates for all DORIS
No 0474 Antenna raising at Hartebeesthoek (South Africa)
No 0103 Antenna moving at Hartebeesthoek
No 0019 Antenna Relocation in Hartebeestoech (HBKA-HBLA)
 
Local events
None

				    HARTEBEESTHOEK DORIS site description form


0. Form

    Prepared by   :  SIMB (DORIS installation and maintenance department)
    Date prepared : 29/01/2013
    Report type   : UPDATE


1. Site location information

    Site name              : HARTEBEESTHOEK
    Site DOMES number      : 30302
    Host agency            : SANSA Space Operations
    City                   : Hartebeesthoek
    State or province      : Pretoria
    Country                : SOUTH AFRICA
    Tectonic plate         : AFRC
    Geological information : 

    Geographical coordinates ( ITRF) : 
        North Latitude       :   -25 deg 53' 13''
        East Longitude       :    27 deg 42' 27''
        Ellipsoid height     :  1559 m
        Approximate altitude :  1534 m


2. DORIS antenna and reference point information

2.1
    Four character ID        : HBKA
    Antenna model            : Alcatel
    Antenna serial number    : 24
     IERS DOMES number        : 30302S202
     CNES/ IGN number          : 303021
    DORIS  SSALTO number      : 19
    Date installed (dd/mm/yy): 10/03/1988
    Date removed (dd/mm/yy)  : 26/05/1997
    Antenna support type     : 3 meters pylon not guyed
    Installed on             : Embeded on the side face of a pillar support of a
                               one storied building.
    Height above ground mark : 6.970 m
    Ground mark type         : Target glued on concrete floor.
    Ground mark DOMES number : 30302M005
    Notes                    : 

2.2
    Four character ID        : HBLA
    Antenna model            : Alcatel
    Antenna serial number    : 24
    IERS DOMES number        : 30302S005
    CNES/IGN number          : 303022
    DORIS SSALTO number      : 76
    Date installed (dd/mm/yy): 30/05/1997
    Date removed (dd/mm/yy)  : 07/08/2000
    Antenna support type     : 3.5 m tower not guyed
    Installed on             : Embeded on the side face of a pillar support of a
                               one storied building.
    Height above ground mark :   m
    Ground mark type         : Domed brass mark
    Ground mark DOMES number : 30302M006
    Notes                    : 

2.3
    Four character ID        : HBKB
    Antenna model            : Starec 52291 type
    Antenna serial number    : 60
    IERS DOMES number        : 30302S006
    CNES/IGN number          : 303023
    DORIS SSALTO number      : 95
    Date installed (dd/mm/yy): 10/08/2000
    Date removed (dd/mm/yy)  : 11/09/2005
    Antenna support type     : 2 meter tubular mast 0.15 m diameter
    Installed on             : Mast extends 4 meters deep (3 m in soil + 1 m in
                               rock). Mast filled with concrete.
    Height above ground mark : 0.504 m
    Ground mark type         : Mark on top of the mast.
    Ground mark DOMES number : 30302M008
    Notes                    : 

2.4
    Four character ID        : HBLB
    Antenna model            : Starec 52291 type
    Antenna serial number    : 60
    IERS DOMES number        : 30302S006
    CNES/IGN number          : 303023
    DORIS SSALTO number      : 387
    Date installed (dd/mm/yy): 11/09/2005
    Date removed (dd/mm/yy)  : 21/11/2006
    Antenna support type     : 2 meter tubular mast 0.15 m diameter
    Installed on             : Mast extends 4 meters deep (3 m in soil + 1 m in
                               rock). Mast filled with concrete.
    Height above ground mark : 0.504 m
    Ground mark type         : Mark on top of the mast.
    Ground mark DOMES number : 30302M008
    Notes                    : Station upgrade, becomming the third Master
                               beacon & antenna was not changed nor moved,
                               SSALTO number changed, the ID changed
                               from HBKB to HBLB
                               DOMES number remains unchanged

2.5
    Four character ID        : HBMB
    Antenna model            : Starec 52291 type
    Antenna serial number    : 134
    IERS DOMES number        : 30302S008
    CNES/IGN number          : 303024
    DORIS SSALTO number      : 1387
    Date installed (dd/mm/yy): 22/11/2006
    Date removed (dd/mm/yy)  : 
    Antenna support type     : 2 meter tubular mast 0.15 m diameter
    Installed on             : Mast extends 4 meters deep (3 m in soil + 1 m in
                               rock). Mast filled with concrete
    Height above ground mark : 0.678 m
    Ground mark type         : Mark on top of the mast.
    Ground mark DOMES number : 30302M008
    Notes                    : Antenna raised by 174 mm in order to remove the
                               N-type bent cable connectors 


3. DORIS beacons information

3.1
    Beacon serial number        : 8627019
    Beacon model                : 1.0
    USO serial number           : 1.539
    4 Char. ID of the REF point : HBKA
    Date installed (dd/mm/yy)   : 01/04/1988
    Date removed (dd/mm/yy)     : 04/09/1996

3.2
    Beacon serial number        : 8627005
    Beacon model                : 1.0
    USO serial number           : 3.116
    4 Char. ID of the REF point : HBKA
    Date installed (dd/mm/yy)   : 04/09/1996
    Date removed (dd/mm/yy)     : 26/05/1997

3.3
    Beacon serial number        : 8627005
    Beacon model                : 1.0
    USO serial number           : 3.116
    4 Char. ID of the REF point : HBLA
    Date installed (dd/mm/yy)   : 30/05/1997
    Date removed (dd/mm/yy)     : 09/08/2000

3.4
    Beacon serial number        : 8627005
    Beacon model                : 1.0
    USO serial number           : 3.116
    4 Char. ID of the REF point : HBKB
    Date installed (dd/mm/yy)   : 11/08/2000
    Date removed (dd/mm/yy)     : 29/10/2004

3.5
    Beacon serial number        : 8633034
    Beacon model                : 1.0
    USO serial number           : 1.540
    4 Char. ID of the REF point : HBKB
    Date installed (dd/mm/yy)   : 27/01/2005
    Date removed (dd/mm/yy)     : 11/09/2005

3.6
    Beacon serial number        : 2819058
    Beacon model                : 3.0
    USO serial number           : NO USO
    4 Char. ID of the REF point : HBLB
    Date installed (dd/mm/yy)   : 12/09/2005
    Date removed (dd/mm/yy)     : 20/11/2006

3.7
    Beacon serial number        : 2819058
    Beacon model                : 3.0
    USO serial number           : NO USO
    4 Char. ID of the REF point : HBMB
    Date installed (dd/mm/yy)   : 21/11/2006
    Date removed (dd/mm/yy)     : 05/03/2007

3.8
    Beacon serial number        : 2819007
    Beacon model                : 3.0
    USO serial number           : NO USO
    4 Char. ID of the REF point : HBMB
    Date installed (dd/mm/yy)   : 06/03/2007
    Date removed (dd/mm/yy)     : 


4. ITRF coordinates and velocities of the current DORIS ref. point (HBMB)

    Solution         : 
    Epoch            : 2005.0 

    X = 5084653.440 m    Y = 2670347.412 m    Z = -2768470.902 m
    Sig X = 0.003 m    Sig Y = 0.003 m    Sig Z = 0.002 m

    VX = -0.0015 m/y    VY = 0.0197 m/y    VZ = 0.0166 m/y
    Sig VX = 0.0001 m/y    Sig VY = 0.0001 m/y    Sig VZ = 0.0001 m/y


5. IERS colocation information

5.1
    Instrument type       :  VLBI
    Status                : Permanent
    DOMES number of the
    instrument ref. point : 30302S001
    Notes                 : CDP 7232

5.2
    Instrument type       : GNSS
    Status                : Permanent
    DOMES number of the
    instrument ref. point : 30302M004
    Notes                 :  IGS station "HRAO"

5.3
    Instrument type       : GNSS
    Status                : Permanent
    DOMES number of the
    instrument ref. point : 30302M009
    Notes                 : IGS station  "HARB"

5.4
    Instrument type       :  SLR
    Status                : Permanent
    DOMES number of the
    instrument ref. point : 30302M003
    Notes                 : CDP 7501


6. Tide Gauge colocation information


7. Local site ties

7.1
    Point description      : DORIS Alcatel antenna reference point (HBKA)
    DOMES number           : 30302S202
    Differential components from the current DORIS ref. point (HBMB)
    to the above point (in the  ITRS) :
    dX (m)                 : -11.928
    dY (m)                 : 2.468
    dZ (m)                 : -26.120
    Accuracy (m)           : 0.02
    Date measured          : 01/08/2000
    Additional information : Survey by IGN-F

7.2
    Point description      : DORIS Alcatel antenna reference point (HBLA)
    DOMES number           : 30302S005
    Differential components from the current DORIS ref. point (HBMB)
    to the above point (in the ITRS) :
    dX (m)                 : -11.971
    dY (m)                 : 2.687
    dZ (m)                 : -26.814
    Accuracy (m)           : 0.002
    Date measured          : 01/08/2000
    Additional information : Survey by IGN-F

7.3
    Point description      :  IGS station" HRAO"
    DOMES number           : 30302M004
    Differential components from the current DORIS ref. point (HBMB)
    to the above point (in the ITRS) :
    dX (m)                 : 699.034
    dY (m)                 : -1951.575
    dZ (m)                 : -260.640
    Accuracy (m)           : 0.001
    Date measured          : 01/08/2003
    Additional information : Survey by IGN-F

7.4
    Point description      : IGS station "HARB"
    DOMES number           : 30302M009
    Differential components from the current DORIS ref. point (HBMB)
    to the above point (in the ITRS) :
    dX (m)                 : 4.188
    dY (m)                 : -22.290
    dZ (m)                 : -10.254
    Accuracy (m)           : 0.001
    Date measured          : 01/08/2003
    Additional information : Survey by IGN-F

7.5
    Point description      : SLR mark (CDP 7501)
    DOMES number           : 30302M003
    Differential components from the current DORIS ref. point (HBMB)
    to the above point (in the ITRS) :
    dX (m)                 : 747.659
    dY (m)                 : -2017.167
    dZ (m)                 : -217.841
    Accuracy (m)           : 0.001
    Date measured          : 01/08/2003
    Additional information : Survey by IGN-F

7.6
    Point description      : DORIS Starec antenna reference point (HBKB & HBLB)
    DOMES number           : 30302S006
    Differential components from the current DORIS ref. point (HBMB)
    to the above point (in the ITRS) :
    dX (m)                 : -0.138
    dY (m)                 : -0.075
    dZ (m)                 : 0.075
    Accuracy (m)           : 0.001
    Date measured          : 01/11/2006
    Additional information : Survey by IGN-F
                             HBKB & HBLB are the same point (upgrade to Master Beacon of the station) 


8. Meteorological Instrumentation

8.1 Humidity sensor
    Model        : HMP45D
    Manufacturer : VAISALA
    Accuracy     : +/- 3 percents
    Notes        : 

8.2 Pressure sensor
    Model        : PTU200 class B
    Manufacturer : VAISALA
    Accuracy     : +/- 0.25 hPa
    Height       : 1.4 m above the current DORIS ref. point (HBMB)
    Notes        : long term stability = +/- 0.1 hPa/year

8.3 Temperature sensor
    Model        : HMP45D
    Manufacturer : VAISALA
    Accuracy     : +/- 0.5 deg C
    Notes        : 


9. DORIS network contacts

    Primary contact:

    Name            : Jerome SAUNIER
    Agency          : Institut Geographique National
    Mailing address : Service de Geodesie et Nivellement
                    : 73 avenue de Paris
                    : 94165 SAINT-MANDE Cedex    FRANCE
    Telephone       : + 33 1 43 98 83 63
    Fax             : + 33 1 43 98 84 50
    E-mail          : jerome (.) saunier (@) ign.fr

    Secondary contact:

    Name            : Francois BOLDO
    Agency          : Institut Geographique National
    Mailing address : CNES (DCT/ME/OC)
                    : 18 Avenue Edouard Belin
                    : 31401 TOULOUSE Cedex    FRANCE
    Telephone       : + 33 5 61 27 40 72
    Fax             : + 33 5 61 28 25 95
    E-mail          : simb (.) doris (@) cnes.fr


			

Last Updated: 2013/11/28