DCF77 time of flight measurement (2019)

Data creator : Jean-Michel Friedt [1] [2]
[1] : Franche-Comté Electronique Mécanique Thermique et Optique - Sciences et Technologies (UMR 6174) (Université de Franche-Comté)
[2] : Observatoire des Sciences de l'Univers - Terre, Homme, Environnement, Temps, Astronomie (UAR 3245) (Université de Franche-Comté)
Description :
DCF77 is a Very Low Frequency (VLF) emitter located in Mainflingen, Germany, about 400 km away from Besançon, France. The objective of the collected data is to measure the time of flight of the 77.5 kHz signal with respect to GPS 1 PPS used as reference, and assess the dependence with ionospheric conditions.
Disciplines :
computer science, theory & methods (engineering science), telecommunications (engineering science), geosciences, multidisciplinary (sciences of the universe)

General metadata

Data acquisition date : from 1 Nov 2016 ongoing
Update periodicity : continually
Language : English (eng)
Formats : text/plain
Audience : Research


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Publications :
  • Software‚ÄźDefined Radio Decoding of DCF77: Time and Frequency Dissemination with a Sound Card (doi:10.1002/2017RS006420)
Record created 11 May 2019 by Jean-Michel Friedt.
Local identifier: FR-18008901306731-2019-05-11.


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