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SRML stations: Burns, OR
(Latitude: 43.52; Longitude: 119.02; Altitude: 1265 m)

This page provides an overview of the solar and meteorological monitoring equipment at the Burns station. In April 1982, the Burns station moved from downtown Burns (lat. 43.58, long. 119.05, alt. 1295 m) to its present location. Links in the table below will take you to more in-depth information about the accuracy of data collected and the instruments in use.

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Data type Instrument Data interval Period of record
Solar radiation data
Global Eppley PSP hourly 1979-1994
5 min. 1994-now
Direct normal Eppley NIP hourly 1979-1994
5 min. 1994-now
Diffuse [Calculated] hourly 1979-1994
5 min. 1994-now
Meteorological data
Temperature   hourly 1980-1994
5 min. 1994-now

Station maintenance

The Burns station is located at the Eastern Oregon Agricultural Research Center.

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© 2001, UO Solar Radiation Monitoring Laboratory.
Last revised: October 1, 2000.

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