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Section: 0. Form
Section: 1. Identification of the Ranging System Reference Point (SRP)
Section: 2. Site Location Information
Section: 3. General System Information
Section: 4. Telescope Information
Section: 5. Laser System Information
Section: 6. Receiver System
Section: 7. Tracking Capabilities
Section: 8. Calibration
Section: 9. Time and Frequency Standards
Section: 10. Preprocessing Information
Section: 11. Aircraft Detection
Section: 12. Meteorological Instrumentation
Section: 13. Local Ties, Eccentricities, and Collocation Information
Section: 14. Local Events Possibly Affecting Computed Position
Section: 15. On-Site, Point of Contact Agency Information
Section: 16. Responsible Agency (if different from 15.)
Section: 17. More Information

 
       ILRS Site and System Information Form
       International Laser Ranging Service
 
  0.   Form
 
       Prepared by (Full Name)    : Shun-ichi Watanabe
       Preparer E-mail            : eisei@jodc.go.jp
       Date Prepared              : 2019-09-19
       Report Type                : UPDATE
       Site Log Format Version    : 2.0
       Site Log Revision          : 
 
 
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  1.   Identification of the Ranging System Reference Point (SRP)
 
       Site Name                  : Simosato
       IERS DOMES Number          : 21726S001
       CDP Pad ID                 : 7838
       Subnetwork                 : WPLTN
       Description                : AZ EL INTERSECT
       Monument Description       : N.A.
       Monument Inscription       : N.A.
       Mark Description           : N.A.
       Date Installed             : 1982-01-31
       Date Removed               : 
       Geologic Characteristic    : BEDROCK
       Additional Information     : 
 
 
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  2.   Site Location Information
 
       City or Town               : Nachi Katsuura-cho
       State or Province          : Wakayama
       Country                    : Japan
       Tectonic Plate             : Eurasian
       Local Time (UTC +/- hours) : 9
       Approximate Position
         X coordinate          [m]: -3822388.355
         Y coordinate          [m]: 3699363.566
         Z coordinate          [m]: 3507573.117
         Latitude            [deg]: 33.5777 N
         Longitude           [deg]: 135.9370 E
         Elevation             [m]: 62.44 (Height above ellipsoid: 101.618m)
       Survey Method              : 
       Date Measured              : 
       Additional Information     : The site is located on heights near the sea. 
                                  : The geodetic coordinate datum is WGS-84
                                  : (epoch 1997.0) and the elevation datum is 
                                  : Tokyo wan mean sea level (T.P.).
 
 
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  3.   General System Information
 
  3.01 System Name                : Simosato
       4-Character Code           : SISL
       CDP System Number          : 36
       CDP Occupation Number      : 02
       Eccentricity to SRP (if Not Identical With SRP)
         North                 [m]: 
         East                  [m]: 
         Up                    [m]: 
         Date Measured            : 
       Date Installed             : 1990-07-01
       Date Removed               : 2009-08-18
       Additional Information     : 
 
  3.02 System Name                : Simosato
       4-Character Code           : SISL
       CDP System Number          : 36
       CDP Occupation Number      : 03
       Eccentricity to SRP (if Not Identical With SRP)
         North                 [m]: 
         East                  [m]: 
         Up                    [m]: 
         Date Measured            : 
       Date Installed             : 2009-11-26
       Date Removed               : 2018-10-22
       Additional Information     : 
 
  3.03 System Name                : Simosato
       4-Character Code           : SISL
       CDP System Number          : 36
       CDP Occupation Number      : 04
       Eccentricity to SRP (if Not Identical With SRP)
         North                 [m]: 
         East                  [m]: 
         Up                    [m]: 
         Date Measured            : 
       Date Installed             : 2018-10-23
       Date Removed               : 
       Additional Information     : 
 
 
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  4.   Telescope Information
 
  4.01 Receiving Telescope Type   : CASSEGRAIN
         Aperture              [m]: 0.60
         Mount                    : AZ-EL
       Date Installed             : 
       Date Removed               : 
       Xmitting Telescope Type    : GALILEI
         Aperture              [m]: 0.17
       Date Installed             : 
       Date Removed               : 
       Tracking Camera Type       : CCD
         Model                    : CP-1020
         Manufacturer             : 
         Field of View       [deg]: 0.54
         Minimum Magnitude   [mag]: 
       Date Installed             : 
       Date Removed               : 
       Transmit/Receive Path      : SEPARATE
       Transmit/Receive Switch    : NONE
       Max Slew Rate Az    [deg/s]: 5
       Max Slew Rate El    [deg/s]: 15
       Max Used Tracking Rate Az  : N.A.
       Max Used Tracking Rate El  : N.A.
       Telescope Shelter          : SLIDE ROOF
       Daylight Filter Type       : BANDPASS INTERFERENCE FILTER
       Dayl. Filt. Bandwidth  [nm]: 1
       Adjustable Attenuation     : RECEIVE
       Adjustable Field of View   : 
       Transmit Efficiency        : 0.94
       Receive Efficiency         : 0.28
       Date Installed             : 1982-03-01
       Date Removed               : 2009-08-18
       Additional Information     : Max Used Track Rate Az: "-315 to +315 deg"
                                  : Max Used Track Rate El: "+15 to 90 deg"
 
  4.02 Receiving Telescope Type   : NASMYTH
         Aperture              [m]: 0.75
         Mount                    : AZ-EL
       Date Installed             : 
       Date Removed               : 
       Xmitting Telescope Type    : NASMYTH
         Aperture              [m]: 0.75
       Date Installed             : 
       Date Removed               : 
       Tracking Camera Type       : CCD
         Model                    : CP-1020
         Manufacturer             : Watec CO., LT
         Field of View       [deg]: 0.54
         Minimum Magnitude   [mag]: 
       Date Installed             : 
       Date Removed               : 
       Transmit/Receive Path      : COMMON COUDE
       Transmit/Receive Switch    : POLARIZER
       Max Slew Rate Az    [deg/s]: 9
       Max Slew Rate El    [deg/s]: 1
       Max Used Tracking Rate Az  : 9
       Max Used Tracking Rate El  : 1
       Telescope Shelter          : SLIDE ROOF
       Daylight Filter Type       : BANDPASS INTERFERENCE FILTER
       Dayl. Filt. Bandwidth  [nm]: 1
       Adjustable Attenuation     : RECEIVE
       Adjustable Field of View   : 
       Transmit Efficiency        : 0.59
       Receive Efficiency         : 0.44
       Date Installed             : 2009-11-26
       Date Removed               : 
       Additional Information     : Max Used Track Rate Az: "-315 to +315 deg"
                                  : Max Used Track Rate El: "+15 to 90 deg"
 
 
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  5.   Laser System Information
 
  5.01 Laser Type                 : ND:YAG
       Model                      : 
       Manufacturer               : 
       Number of Amplifiers       : 3
       Primary Wavelength     [nm]: 1064
       Primary Maximum Energy [mJ]: 
       Secondary Wavelength   [nm]: 532
       Secondary Max. Energy  [mJ]: 120
       Xmit Energy Adjustable     : NO
         Additional Information   : 
       Pulse Width (FWHM)     [ps]: 100
       Max. Repetition Rate   [Hz]: 10
       Fullw. Beam Divergence  ["]: 20 - 400
         Theoretical Beam Div     : 
         Measured Beam Div        : 
           Method Used            : 
           Additional Information : 
       Final Beam Diameter     [m]: 0.15
       Eyesafe                    : NO
       Eyesafe Standard           : N.A.
       Polarization on Exit       : 
       Laser Fire Control         : 
       Laser Energy Monitor       : 
       Start Diode Type           : 
         Manufactorer             : 
         Model                    : 
         Quantum Efficiency    [%]: 
         Rise/Fall Time       [ps]: 
         Date Installed           : 
         Date Removed             : 
         Signal Processing        : 
           Manufacturer           : 
           Model                  : 
           Date Installed         : 
           Date Removed           : 
           Additional Information : 
       Date Installed             : 1990-07-01
       Date Removed               : 2008-04-01
       Additional Information     : 
 
  5.02 Laser Type                 : ND:YAG
       Model                      : 
       Manufacturer               : 
       Number of Amplifiers       : 2
       Primary Wavelength     [nm]: 1064
       Primary Maximum Energy [mJ]: 
       Secondary Wavelength   [nm]: 532
       Secondary Max. Energy  [mJ]: 60
       Xmit Energy Adjustable     : NO
         Additional Information   : 
       Pulse Width (FWHM)     [ps]: 20
       Max. Repetition Rate   [Hz]: 5
       Fullw. Beam Divergence  ["]: 20 - 400
         Theoretical Beam Div     : 
         Measured Beam Div        : 
           Method Used            : 
           Additional Information : 
       Final Beam Diameter     [m]: 0.15
       Eyesafe                    : NO
       Eyesafe Standard           : N.A.
       Polarization on Exit       : 
       Laser Fire Control         : 
       Laser Energy Monitor       : 
       Start Diode Type           : 
         Manufactorer             : 
         Model                    : 
         Quantum Efficiency    [%]: 
         Rise/Fall Time       [ps]: 
         Date Installed           : 
         Date Removed             : 
         Signal Processing        : 
           Manufacturer           : 
           Model                  : 
           Date Installed         : 
           Date Removed           : 
           Additional Information : 
       Date Installed             : 2008-04-01
       Date Removed               : 2009-08-18
       Additional Information     : 
 
  5.03 Laser Type                 : ND:YAG
       Model                      : 
       Manufacturer               : 
       Number of Amplifiers       : 2
       Primary Wavelength     [nm]: 1064
       Primary Maximum Energy [mJ]: 
       Secondary Wavelength   [nm]: 532
       Secondary Max. Energy  [mJ]: 60
       Xmit Energy Adjustable     : NO
         Additional Information   : 
       Pulse Width (FWHM)     [ps]: 20
       Max. Repetition Rate   [Hz]: 5
       Fullw. Beam Divergence  ["]: 10 - 103
         Theoretical Beam Div     : 
         Measured Beam Div        : 
           Method Used            : 
           Additional Information : 
       Final Beam Diameter     [m]: 0.75
       Eyesafe                    : NO
       Eyesafe Standard           : N.A.
       Polarization on Exit       : 
       Laser Fire Control         : 
       Laser Energy Monitor       : 
       Start Diode Type           : 
         Manufactorer             : 
         Model                    : 
         Quantum Efficiency    [%]: 
         Rise/Fall Time       [ps]: 
         Date Installed           : 
         Date Removed             : 
         Signal Processing        : 
           Manufacturer           : 
           Model                  : 
           Date Installed         : 
           Date Removed           : 
           Additional Information : 
       Date Installed             : 2009-11-26
       Date Removed               : 2018-10-22
       Additional Information     : 
 
  5.04 Laser Type                 : ND:YAG
       Model                      : 
       Manufacturer               : 
       Number of Amplifiers       : 2
       Primary Wavelength     [nm]: 1064
       Primary Maximum Energy [mJ]: 
       Secondary Wavelength   [nm]: 532
       Secondary Max. Energy  [mJ]: 3
       Xmit Energy Adjustable     : NO
         Additional Information   : 
       Pulse Width (FWHM)     [ps]: 30
       Max. Repetition Rate   [Hz]: 1,000
       Fullw. Beam Divergence  ["]: 6 - 20
         Theoretical Beam Div     : 
         Measured Beam Div        : 
           Method Used            : 
           Additional Information : 
       Final Beam Diameter     [m]: 0.75
       Eyesafe                    : NO
       Eyesafe Standard           : N.A.
       Polarization on Exit       : 
       Laser Fire Control         : 
       Laser Energy Monitor       : 
       Start Diode Type           : 
         Manufactorer             : 
         Model                    : 
         Quantum Efficiency    [%]: 
         Rise/Fall Time       [ps]: 
         Date Installed           : 
         Date Removed             : 
         Signal Processing        : 
           Manufacturer           : 
           Model                  : 
           Date Installed         : 
           Date Removed           : 
           Additional Information : 
       Date Installed             : 2018-10-23
       Date Removed               : 
       Additional Information     : Laser Type: "Laser Diode"
 
 
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  6.   Receiver System
 
  6.01.01 Primary Chain
          Wavelength          [nm]: 532
          Detector Type           : MCP
            Manufacturer          : Hamamatsu
            Model                 : R3809U-MOD
            Quantum Efficiency [%]: 8
            Nominal Gain          : 1300000
            Rise Time         [ps]: 140
            Jitter (Single PE)[ps]: 25
            Field of View Diam ["]: 100 - 400
            Date Installed        : 1999-10-19
            Date Removed          : 2009-08-18
          Amplifier Type          : 
            Manufacturer          : 
            Model                 : 
            Gain                  : 
            Bandwidth             : 
            Date Installed        : 
            Date Removed          : 
            Additional Information: 
          Signal Processing       : COMPARATOR 
            Manufacturer          : 
            Model                 : MC10E1651
            Date Installed        : 1999-10-23
            Date Removed          : 2009-08-18
            Amplitude Measurement : NO
            Return-Rate Controlled: YES
            Mode of Operation     : Single to Multi Photons
            Additional Information: 
          Time of Flight Observ.  : INTERVAL
            Manufacturer          : Hewlett-Packard
            Model                 : 5370B
            Resolution        [ps]: 20
            Precision         [ps]: 35
            Date Installed        : 1998-MM-DD
            Date Removed          : 2004-06-30
          Additional Information  : 
 
  6.01.02 Primary Chain
          Wavelength          [nm]: 532
          Detector Type           : MCP
            Manufacturer          : Hamamatsu
            Model                 : R3809U-MOD
            Quantum Efficiency [%]: 8
            Nominal Gain          : 1300000
            Rise Time         [ps]: 140
            Jitter (Single PE)[ps]: 25
            Field of View Diam ["]: 100 - 400
            Date Installed        : 1999-10-19
            Date Removed          : 2009-08-18
          Amplifier Type          : 
            Manufacturer          : 
            Model                 : 
            Gain                  : 
            Bandwidth             : 
            Date Installed        : 
            Date Removed          : 
            Additional Information: 
          Signal Processing       : COMPARATOR 
            Manufacturer          : 
            Model                 : MC10E1651
            Date Installed        : 1999-10-23
            Date Removed          : 2004-12-31
            Amplitude Measurement : NO
            Return-Rate Controlled: YES
            Mode of Operation     : Single to Multi Photons
            Additional Information: 
          Time of Flight Observ.  : INTERVAL
            Manufacturer          : Stanford Research Systems
            Model                 : SR620
            Resolution        [ps]: 4
            Precision         [ps]: 30
            Date Installed        : 2004-07-01
            Date Removed          : 2010-01-15
          Additional Information  : 
 
  6.01.03 Primary Chain
          Wavelength          [nm]: 532
          Detector Type           : MCP
            Manufacturer          : Hamamatsu
            Model                 : R3809U-MOD
            Quantum Efficiency [%]: 8
            Nominal Gain          : 1300000
            Rise Time         [ps]: 140
            Jitter (Single PE)[ps]: 25
            Field of View Diam ["]: 100 - 400
            Date Installed        : 1999-10-19
            Date Removed          : 2009-08-18
          Amplifier Type          : 
            Manufacturer          : 
            Model                 : 
            Gain                  : 
            Bandwidth             : 
            Date Installed        : 
            Date Removed          : 
            Additional Information: 
          Signal Processing       : COMPARATOR
            Manufacturer          : 
            Model                 : ADCMP565BP
            Date Installed        : 2005-01-01
            Date Removed          : 2009-08-18
            Amplitude Measurement : NO
            Return-Rate Controlled: YES
            Mode of Operation     : Single to Multi Photons
            Additional Information: 
          Time of Flight Observ.  : INTERVAL
            Manufacturer          : Stanford Research Systems
            Model                 : SR620
            Resolution        [ps]: 4
            Precision         [ps]: 30
            Date Installed        : 2004-07-01
            Date Removed          : 2010-01-15
          Additional Information  : photo-detector was replaced C4258(Hamamatsu)
                                  : with 1004-112B(New Focus), on 2005-05-09
 
  6.01.04 Primary Chain
          Wavelength          [nm]: 532
          Detector Type           : MCP
            Manufacturer          : Hamamatsu
            Model                 : R3809U-50-G3
            Quantum Efficiency [%]: 15
            Nominal Gain          : 1e6
            Rise Time         [ps]: 170
            Jitter (Single PE)[ps]: 25
            Field of View Diam ["]: 100 - 200
            Date Installed        : 2009-11-26
            Date Removed          : 2018-03-10
          Amplifier Type          : 
            Manufacturer          : 
            Model                 : 
            Gain                  : 
            Bandwidth             : 
            Date Installed        : 
            Date Removed          : 
            Additional Information: 
          Signal Processing       : COMPARATOR 
            Manufacturer          : ANALOG DEVICES
            Model                 : ADCMP581BCZ-WP
            Date Installed        : 2009-11-26
            Date Removed          : 
            Amplitude Measurement : NO
            Return-Rate Controlled: YES
            Mode of Operation     : Single to Multi Photons
            Additional Information: 
          Time of Flight Observ.  : INTERVAL
            Manufacturer          : Stanford Research Systems
            Model                 : SR620
            Resolution        [ps]: 4
            Precision         [ps]: 30
            Date Installed        : 2004-07-01
            Date Removed          : 2010-01-15
          Additional Information  : 
 
  6.01.05 Primary Chain
          Wavelength          [nm]: 532
          Detector Type           : MCP
            Manufacturer          : Hamamatsu
            Model                 : R3809U-50-G3
            Quantum Efficiency [%]: 15
            Nominal Gain          : 1e6
            Rise Time         [ps]: 170
            Jitter (Single PE)[ps]: 25
            Field of View Diam ["]: 100 - 200
            Date Installed        : 2009-11-26
            Date Removed          : 2018-03-10
          Amplifier Type          : 
            Manufacturer          : 
            Model                 : 
            Gain                  : 
            Bandwidth             : 
            Date Installed        : 
            Date Removed          : 
            Additional Information: 
          Signal Processing       : COMPARATOR 
            Manufacturer          : ANALOG DEVICES
            Model                 : ADCMP581BCZ-WP
            Date Installed        : 2009-11-26
            Date Removed          : 
            Amplitude Measurement : NO
            Return-Rate Controlled: YES
            Mode of Operation     : Single to Multi Photons
            Additional Information: 
          Time of Flight Observ.  : EVENT
            Manufacturer          : Institute of Electronics and Computer Science
            Model                 : A032-ET
            Resolution        [ps]: 1
            Precision         [ps]: 8
            Date Installed        : 2010-01-15
            Date Removed          : 2016-12-08
          Additional Information  : Event Timer was installed.
 
  6.01.06 Primary Chain
          Wavelength          [nm]: 532
          Detector Type           : MCP
            Manufacturer          : Hamamatsu
            Model                 : R3809U-50-G3
            Quantum Efficiency [%]: 15
            Nominal Gain          : 1e6
            Rise Time         [ps]: 170
            Jitter (Single PE)[ps]: 25
            Field of View Diam ["]: 100 - 200
            Date Installed        : 2009-11-26
            Date Removed          : 2018-03-10
          Amplifier Type          : 
            Manufacturer          : 
            Model                 : 
            Gain                  : 
            Bandwidth             : 
            Date Installed        : 
            Date Removed          : 
            Additional Information: 
          Signal Processing       : COMPARATOR 
            Manufacturer          : ANALOG DEVICES
            Model                 : ADCMP581BCZ-WP
            Date Installed        : 2009-11-26
            Date Removed          : 
            Amplitude Measurement : NO
            Return-Rate Controlled: YES
            Mode of Operation     : Single to Multi Photons
            Additional Information: 
          Time of Flight Observ.  : EVENT
            Manufacturer          : Institute of Electronics and Computer Science
            Model                 : A033-ET
            Resolution        [ps]: 5
            Precision         [ps]: 5
            Date Installed        : 2016-12-09
            Date Removed          : 
          Additional Information  : Event Timer was replaced.
 
  6.01.07 Primary Chain
          Wavelength          [nm]: 532
          Detector Type           : MCP
            Manufacturer          : Hamamatsu
            Model                 : C13068-C2MOD
            Quantum Efficiency [%]: 8
            Nominal Gain          : 1e06
            Rise Time         [ps]: 170
            Jitter (Single PE)[ps]: 25
            Field of View Diam ["]: 100 - 200
            Date Installed        : 2018-03-11
            Date Removed          : 
          Amplifier Type          : 
            Manufacturer          : 
            Model                 : 
            Gain                  : 
            Bandwidth             : 
            Date Installed        : 
            Date Removed          : 
            Additional Information: 
          Signal Processing       : COMPARATOR 
            Manufacturer          : ANALOG DEVICES
            Model                 : ADCMP581BCZ-WP
            Date Installed        : 2009-11-26
            Date Removed          : 
            Amplitude Measurement : NO
            Return-Rate Controlled: YES
            Mode of Operation     : Single to Multi Photons
            Additional Information: 
          Time of Flight Observ.  : EVENT
            Manufacturer          : Institute of Electronics and Computer Science
            Model                 : A033-ET
            Resolution        [ps]: 5
            Precision         [ps]: 5
            Date Installed        : 2016-12-09
            Date Removed          : 
          Additional Information  : MCP-PMT was replaced on 2018/03/11.
 
  6.02.01 Secondary Chain
          Wavelength          [nm]: 
          Detector Type           : 
            Manufacturer          : 
            Model                 : 
            Quantum Efficiency [%]: 
            Nominal Gain          : 
            Rise Time         [ps]: 
            Jitter (Single PE)[ps]: 
            Field of View Diam ["]: 
            Date Installed        : 
            Date Removed          : 
          Amplifier Type          : 
            Manufacturer          : 
            Model                 : 
            Gain                  : 
            Bandwidth             : 
            Date Installed        : 
            Date Removed          : 
            Additional Information: 
          Signal Processing       : 
            Manufacturer          : 
            Model                 : 
            Date Installed        : 
            Date Removed          : 
            Amplitude Measurement : 
            Return-Rate Controlled: 
            Mode of Operation     : 
            Additional Information: 
          Time of Flight Observ.  : 
            Manufacturer          : 
            Model                 : 
            Resolution        [ps]: 
            Precision         [ps]: 
            Date Installed        : 
            Date Removed          : 
          Additional Information  : 
 
  6.03.01 Tertiary Chain
          Wavelength          [nm]: 
          Detector Type           : 
            Manufacturer          : 
            Model                 : 
            Quantum Efficiency [%]: 
            Nominal Gain          : 
            Rise Time         [ps]: 
            Jitter (Single PE)[ps]: 
            Field of View Diam ["]: 
            Date Installed        : 
            Date Removed          : 
          Amplifier Type          : 
            Manufacturer          : 
            Model                 : 
            Gain                  : 
            Bandwidth             : 
            Date Installed        : 
            Date Removed          : 
            Additional Information: 
          Signal Processing       : 
            Manufacturer          : 
            Model                 : 
            Date Installed        : 
            Date Removed          : 
            Amplitude Measurement : 
            Return-Rate Controlled: 
            Mode of Operation     : 
            Additional Information: 
          Time of Flight Observ.  : 
            Manufacturer          : 
            Model                 : 
            Resolution        [ps]: 
            Precision         [ps]: 
            Date Installed        : 
            Date Removed          : 
          Additional Information  : 
 
 
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  7.   Tracking Capabilities
 
  7.01 Satellites
         Very Low Alt (<400 km)   : NO
         Low Altitude (400-2000)  : YES
         LAGEOS/LARES             : YES
         GLONASS                  : NIGHT
         Etalon                   : NIGHT
         GNSS                     : NIGHT
         Geosynchronous           : 
         Moon                     : NO
       Ave. Pass Switch Time   [s]: 30
       Average values for LAGEOS
         Single Shot RMS      [mm]: 40
         # of Obs per NP          : 40
         Use of Semi-trains       : NO
         # of Semi-train Tracks   : N.A.
       Range Gate Width       [ns]: 200 - 33000000
       Beam Pointing Accuracy  ["]: 3
       Angle Encoder Resolution["]: 1.24
       Min. Tracking Elev.   [deg]: 13
       Laser Polarization @emitter: 
       Operation
         Months per Year          : 12
         Days per Week            : 7
         Hours per Day            : 20
         Staff per Shift          : 2
         System Shared With       : NOTHING
         Time Allocated to SLR [%]: 100
         Remotely Controllable    : NO
       Tracking Restrictions
         Go/No-go flag            : 
           Satellite Verification : 
           Date Verified          : 
         Maximum elevation        : 
           Satellite Verification : 
           Date Verified          : 
         Pass segments            : 
           Satellite Verification : 
           Date Verified          : 
         Schedule segments        : 
           Satellite Verification : 
           Date Verified          : 
         Maximum laser power limit: 
           Satellite Verification : 
         Date Verified            : 
       Date First Applicable      : 1982-03-31 HH:MM UT
       Date Last Applicable       : 2008-03-31 HH:MM UT
       Additional Information     : The maximum tracking range of 
                                  : our system is 26,000km.
 
  7.02 Satellites
         Very Low Alt (<400 km)   : NO
         Low Altitude (400-2000)  : YES
         LAGEOS/LARES             : YES
         GLONASS                  : NIGHT
         Etalon                   : NIGHT
         GNSS                     : NIGHT
         Geosynchronous           : 
         Moon                     : NO
       Ave. Pass Switch Time   [s]: 30
       Average values for LAGEOS
         Single Shot RMS      [mm]: 15
         # of Obs per NP          : 15
         Use of Semi-trains       : NO
         # of Semi-train Tracks   : N.A.
       Range Gate Width       [ns]: 100 - 33000000
       Beam Pointing Accuracy  ["]: 3
       Angle Encoder Resolution["]: 1.24
       Min. Tracking Elev.   [deg]: 13
       Laser Polarization @emitter: 
       Operation
         Months per Year          : 12
         Days per Week            : 5
         Hours per Day            : 15
         Staff per Shift          : 2
         System Shared With       : NOTHING
         Time Allocated to SLR [%]: 100
         Remotely Controllable    : NO
       Tracking Restrictions
         Go/No-go flag            : 
           Satellite Verification : 
           Date Verified          : 
         Maximum elevation        : 
           Satellite Verification : 
           Date Verified          : 
         Pass segments            : 
           Satellite Verification : 
           Date Verified          : 
         Schedule segments        : 
           Satellite Verification : 
           Date Verified          : 
         Maximum laser power limit: 
           Satellite Verification : 
         Date Verified            : 
       Date First Applicable      : 2008-04-01 HH:MM UT
       Date Last Applicable       : 2009-08-18 HH:MM UT
       Additional Information     : The maximum tracking range of 
                                  : our system is 26,000km.
 
  7.03 Satellites
         Very Low Alt (<400 km)   : NO
         Low Altitude (400-2000)  : YES
         LAGEOS/LARES             : YES
         GLONASS                  : NIGHT
         Etalon                   : NIGHT
         GNSS                     : NIGHT
         Geosynchronous           : 
         Moon                     : NO
       Ave. Pass Switch Time   [s]: 30
       Average values for LAGEOS
         Single Shot RMS      [mm]: 15
         # of Obs per NP          : 15
         Use of Semi-trains       : NO
         # of Semi-train Tracks   : N.A.
       Range Gate Width       [ns]: 100 - 50000
       Beam Pointing Accuracy  ["]: 3
       Angle Encoder Resolution["]: 1.24
       Min. Tracking Elev.   [deg]: 13
       Laser Polarization @emitter: 
       Operation
         Months per Year          : 12
         Days per Week            : 5
         Hours per Day            : 15
         Staff per Shift          : 2
         System Shared With       : NOTHING
         Time Allocated to SLR [%]: 100
         Remotely Controllable    : NO
       Tracking Restrictions
         Go/No-go flag            : 
           Satellite Verification : 
           Date Verified          : 
         Maximum elevation        : 
           Satellite Verification : 
           Date Verified          : 
         Pass segments            : 
           Satellite Verification : 
           Date Verified          : 
         Schedule segments        : 
           Satellite Verification : 
           Date Verified          : 
         Maximum laser power limit: 
           Satellite Verification : 
         Date Verified            : 
       Date First Applicable      : 2009-11-26 HH:MM UT
       Date Last Applicable       : 2010-08-31 HH:MM UT
       Additional Information     : The maximum tracking range of our system
                                  : is 26,000km.
 
  7.04 Satellites
         Very Low Alt (<400 km)   : NO
         Low Altitude (400-2000)  : YES
         LAGEOS/LARES             : YES
         GLONASS                  : YES
         Etalon                   : NIGHT
         GNSS                     : NIGHT
         Geosynchronous           : 
         Moon                     : NO
       Ave. Pass Switch Time   [s]: 30
       Average values for LAGEOS
         Single Shot RMS      [mm]: 15
         # of Obs per NP          : 15
         Use of Semi-trains       : NO
         # of Semi-train Tracks   : N.A.
       Range Gate Width       [ns]: 100 - 50000
       Beam Pointing Accuracy  ["]: 3
       Angle Encoder Resolution["]: 1.24
       Min. Tracking Elev.   [deg]: 13
       Laser Polarization @emitter: 
       Operation
         Months per Year          : 12
         Days per Week            : 5
         Hours per Day            : 15
         Staff per Shift          : 2
         System Shared With       : NOTHING
         Time Allocated to SLR [%]: 100
         Remotely Controllable    : NO
       Tracking Restrictions
         Go/No-go flag            : 
           Satellite Verification : 
           Date Verified          : 
         Maximum elevation        : 
           Satellite Verification : 
           Date Verified          : 
         Pass segments            : 
           Satellite Verification : 
           Date Verified          : 
         Schedule segments        : 
           Satellite Verification : 
           Date Verified          : 
         Maximum laser power limit: 
           Satellite Verification : 
         Date Verified            : 
       Date First Applicable      : 2010-09-01 HH:MM UT
       Date Last Applicable       : 2018-10-22 HH:MM UT
       Additional Information     : The maximum tracking range of our system
                                  : is 26,000km.
 
  7.05 Satellites
         Very Low Alt (<400 km)   : NO
         Low Altitude (400-2000)  : YES
         LAGEOS/LARES             : YES
         GLONASS                  : NIGHT
         Etalon                   : NIGHT
         GNSS                     : NIGHT
         Geosynchronous           : 
         Moon                     : NO
       Ave. Pass Switch Time   [s]: 30
       Average values for LAGEOS
         Single Shot RMS      [mm]: 20
         # of Obs per NP          : 20
         Use of Semi-trains       : NO
         # of Semi-train Tracks   : N.A.
       Range Gate Width       [ns]: 100 - 50000
       Beam Pointing Accuracy  ["]: 3
       Angle Encoder Resolution["]: 1.24
       Min. Tracking Elev.   [deg]: 13
       Laser Polarization @emitter: 
       Operation
         Months per Year          : 12
         Days per Week            : 5
         Hours per Day            : 15
         Staff per Shift          : 2
         System Shared With       : NOTHING
         Time Allocated to SLR [%]: 100
         Remotely Controllable    : NO
       Tracking Restrictions
         Go/No-go flag            : 
           Satellite Verification : 
           Date Verified          : 
         Maximum elevation        : 
           Satellite Verification : 
           Date Verified          : 
         Pass segments            : 
           Satellite Verification : 
           Date Verified          : 
         Schedule segments        : 
           Satellite Verification : 
           Date Verified          : 
         Maximum laser power limit: 
           Satellite Verification : 
         Date Verified            : 
       Date First Applicable      : 2018-10-23 HH:MM UT
       Date Last Applicable       : 
       Additional Information     : 
 
 
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  8.   Calibration
 
  8.01 Calibration Type           : PRE+POST
       Target Location            : EXTERNAL
       Target Type                : CORNER CUBE
       Target Structure           : STEEL TOWER
       Number of Targets          : 
       Target Distance(s)      [m]: 1414.710
         Date Measured            : 1999-07-DD
         Accuracy             [mm]: 3
         Verification             : 2006-06
       Return-Rate Controlled     : YES
       Eye-Safe Method            : 
         Additional Information   : 
       Mode of Operation          : SINGLE/MULTI PHOTON
       Calibration performed      : 30
       Single Shot RMS        [mm]: 10
       Edit Criterion 1st Chain   : ITERATIVE 3.0 SIGMA
       Edit Criterion 2nd Chain   : N.A.
       Application of Cal Data    : AVERAGE
       Date Installed             : 1982-03-01
       Date Removed               : 
       Additional Information     : We have used 1414.699m for target 
                                  : distance, however, since July 2006 
                                  : put in 1414.710m.
 
  8.02 Calibration Type           : PRE+POST
       Target Location            : EXTERNAL
       Target Type                : CORNER CUBE
       Target Structure           : STEEL TOWER
       Number of Targets          : 
       Target Distance(s)      [m]: 16.490
         Date Measured            : 2006-06-26
         Accuracy             [mm]: 1
         Verification             : (multiple lines)
       Return-Rate Controlled     : YES
       Eye-Safe Method            : 
         Additional Information   : 
       Mode of Operation          : SINGLE/MULTI PHOTON
       Calibration performed      : 30
       Single Shot RMS        [mm]: 6
       Edit Criterion 1st Chain   : ITERATIVE 3.0 SIGMA
       Edit Criterion 2nd Chain   : N.A.
       Application of Cal Data    : AVERAGE
       Date Installed             : 2006-07-01
       Date Removed               : 
       Additional Information     : 
 
  8.03 Calibration Type           : PRE+POST
       Target Location            : INTERNAL
       Target Type                : CORNER CUBE
       Target Structure           : TELESCOPE FRAME
       Number of Targets          : 
       Target Distance(s)      [m]: 0
         Date Measured            : 2015-06-04
         Accuracy             [mm]: 1
         Verification             : (multiple lines)
       Return-Rate Controlled     : YES
       Eye-Safe Method            : 
         Additional Information   : 
       Mode of Operation          : SINGLE/MULTI PHOTON
       Calibration performed      : 30
       Single Shot RMS        [mm]: 6
       Edit Criterion 1st Chain   : ITERATIVE 3.0 SIGMA
       Edit Criterion 2nd Chain   : N.A.
       Application of Cal Data    : AVERAGE
       Date Installed             : 2006-07-01
       Date Removed               : 
       Additional Information     : 
 
 
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  9.   Time and Frequency Standards
 
  9.01.01 Frequency Standard Type : RUBIDIUM
          Model                   : Rb-1008BD
          Manufacturer            : NEC
          Short Term Stab.  [e-12]: 1.27
          Long Term Stab.   [e-12]: 110000
          Time Reference          : GPS
          Synchronization         : GPS
          Epoch Accuracy      [ns]: 100
          Date Installed          : 1999-10-19
          Date Removed            : 2001-06-DD
          Additional Information  : 
 
  9.01.02 Frequency Standard Type : Cesium
          Model                   : 5061B
          Manufacturer            : Hewlett-Packard
          Short Term Stab.  [e-12]: 
          Long Term Stab.   [e-12]: 
          Time Reference          : GPS
          Synchronization         : GPS
          Epoch Accuracy      [ns]: 
          Date Installed          : 2001-06-DD
          Date Removed            : 2014-05-DD
          Additional Information  : This is the secondary clock system.
 
  9.01.03 Frequency Standard Type : Cesium
          Model                   : FC6001A
          Manufacturer            : FUJITSU
          Short Term Stab.  [e-12]: 5
          Long Term Stab.   [e-12]: 3
          Time Reference          : GPS
          Synchronization         : GPS
          Epoch Accuracy      [ns]: 100
          Date Installed          : 2002-06-DD
          Date Removed            : 2014-03-DD
          Additional Information  : This is the primary clock system. 
 
  9.01.04 Frequency Standard Type : Cesium
          Model                   : 5071A
          Manufacturer            : Symmetricom
          Short Term Stab.  [e-12]: 2.7
          Long Term Stab.   [e-12]: 0.05
          Time Reference          : GPS
          Synchronization         : GPS
          Epoch Accuracy      [ns]: 
          Date Installed          : 2014-04-DD
          Date Removed            : 
          Additional Information  : This is the primary clock system. 
 
  9.01.05 Frequency Standard Type : Cesium
          Model                   : 5071A
          Manufacturer            : Agilent Technologies
          Short Term Stab.  [e-12]: 2.7
          Long Term Stab.   [e-12]: 0.05
          Time Reference          : GPS
          Synchronization         : GPS
          Epoch Accuracy      [ns]: 
          Date Installed          : 2014-06-DD
          Date Removed            : 
          Additional Information  : This is the secondary clock system. 
 
  9.02.01 GNSS Timing Rcvr Model  : 4000SSi
          Manufacturer            : Trimble
          Date Installed          : 1995-08-10
          Date Removed            : 2016-02-13
          Additional Information  : (multiple lines)
 
  9.02.02 GNSS Timing Rcvr Model  : XL-DC
          Manufacturer            : Truetime
          Date Installed          : 1996-04-DD
          Date Removed            : 2006-09-20
          Additional Information  : (multiple lines)
 
  9.02.03 GNSS Timing Rcvr Model  : FURY-10M(Fury GPSDO)
          Manufacturer            : Digital Signal Technology, Japan
          Date Installed          : 2010-06-01
          Date Removed            : 2012-07-31
          Additional Information  : http://www.dst.co.jp
                                  : http://www.jackson-labs.com/
 
  9.02.04 GNSS Timing Rcvr Model  : FURY-10M(Fury GPSDO)
          Manufacturer            : Digital Signal Technology, Japan
          Date Installed          : 2012-08-01
          Date Removed            : 
          Additional Information  : http://www.dst.co.jp,
                                  : http://www.jackson-labs.com/
 
  9.03.01 One-way System Calibration
          Date performed          : 
          Direction Calibrated    : 
          Additional Information  : 
 
 
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 10.   Preprocessing Information
 
 10.01 On-site NP Generation      : YES
       Data Screening             : CPF+POLYNOMIAL
       Return-Rate Rejection      : 
       Edit Criterion 1st Chain   : ITERATIVE 3.0 SIGMA
       Edit Criterion 2nd Chain   : N.A.
       Upload interval            : BETWEEN OBSERVATIONS
       Date First Applicable      : 1982-03-31 HH:MM UT
       Date Last Applicable       : 
       Additional Information     : 
 
 
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 11.   Aircraft Detection
 
 11.01 Detection Type             : MOUNT OBSERVER
       Manufacturer/Provider      : 
       Automatic Laser Shutoff    : 
       Alarms Recorded            : 
       Hazard Distance        [km]: 
       Date Installed             : 1982-03-31
       Date Removed               : 2013-03-31
       Additional Information     : 
 
 11.02 Detection Type             : ADS-B DATA/MOUNT OBSERVER
       Manufacturer/Provider      : 
       Automatic Laser Shutoff    : 
       Alarms Recorded            : 
       Hazard Distance        [km]: 
       Date Installed             : 2013-04-01
       Date Removed               : 
       Additional Information     : 
 
 
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 12.   Meteorological Instrumentation
 
 12.01.01 Pressure Sensor Model   : OW-7-420
          Manufacturer            : Ota Keiki Seisakusho Co.,LTD
          Recording Interval      : PER PASS
          Accuracy          [mbar]: 0.7
          Height Diff to SRP   [m]: -3.0
          Distance from SRP    [m]: 
          Date Installed          : 1999-10-07 HH:MM UT
          Calibration Interval    : PER 5 YEARS
          Date Removed            : 
          Additional Information  : Since October 7, 2003, we have been adding
                                  : -3.3hPa to the observed values, based on the
                                  : calibration result with Fortin Mercurial
                                  : Barometer.
 
 12.02.01 Temp Sensor Model       : OW-1-1/PT420-B
          Manufacturer            : Ota Keiki Seisakusho Co.,LTD
          Recording Interval      : PER PASS
          Accuracy         [deg C]: 0.15
          Date Installed          : 1999-10-07 HH:MM UT
          Calibration Interval    : PER 10 YEARS
          Date Removed            : 
          Additional Information  : 
 
 12.03.01 Humidity Sensor Model   : OW-2-420
          Manufacturer            : Ota Keiki Seisakusho Co.,LTD
          Recording Interval      : PER PASS
          Accuracy       [% rel h]: 5
          Date Installed          : 1999-10-07 HH:MM UT
          Calibration Interval    : PER 5 YEARS
          Date Removed            : 
          Additional Information  : 
 
 
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 13.   Local Ties, Eccentricities, and Collocation Information
 
 13.01 Collocated Permanent Geodetic Systems
 
 13.01.01.01 GNSS                 : YES
             Date Installed       : 1995-08-01
             Date Removed         : 
             Additional Info      : 
 13.01.01.02 GNSS                 : NO
             Date Installed       : 
             Date Removed         : 
             Additional Info      : 
 13.01.02.01 DORIS                : NO
             Date Installed       : 
             Date Removed         : 
             Additional Info      : 
 13.01.03.01 PRARE                : NO
             Date Installed       : 
             Date Removed         : 
             Additional Info      : 
 13.01.04.01 VLBI                 : NO
             Date Installed       : 
             Date Removed         : 
             Additional Info      : 
 13.01.05.01 Gravimeter           : NO
             Date Installed       : 
             Date Removed         : 
             Additional Info      : 
 13.01.06.01 Other SLR            : 
             Date Installed       : 
             Date Removed         : 
             Additional Info      : 
 
 13.02.01.01 Local Ties from the SRP to Other Monuments or Systems on Site
 
          Monument Name           : Simosato
          Instrumentation Type    : GNSS
          Instrumentation Status  : PERMANENT
          DOMES Number            : 
          CDP Number              : 
          Differential Components (ITRS)
            dx                 [m]: 13.67 +- 0
            dy                 [m]: -2.43 +- 0
            dz                 [m]: 13.87 +- 0
            Date Measured         : 
            Determined by         : 
          Date Installed          : 1995-08-15
          Date Removed            : 
          Additional Information  : 
 
 13.02.02.01 Local Ties from the SRP to Other Monuments or Systems on Site
 
          Monument Name           : Simosato Stone Marker
          Instrumentation Type    : 
          Instrumentation Status  : PERMANENT
          DOMES Number            : 21726M001
          CDP Number              : 
          Differential Components (ITRS)
            dx                 [m]: 14.960 +- 0
            dy                 [m]: -3.684 +- 0
            dz                 [m]: 12.672 +- 0
            Date Measured         : 
            Determined by         : 
          Date Installed          : 1980-09-15
          Date Removed            : 
          Additional Information  : 
 
 13.03.01.01 Eccentricities Between Other Monuments on Site
 
          From: Monument Name     : 
                DOMES Number      : 
                CDP Number        : 
          To:   Monument Name     : 
                DOMES Number      : 
                CDP Number        : 
          Differential Components (ITRS)
            dx                 [m]: 
            dy                 [m]: 
            dz                 [m]: 
            Date Measured         : 
            Determined by         : 
          Additional Information  : 
 
 
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 14.   Local Events Possibly Affecting Computed Position
 
 14.01 Date                       : 2004-09-05 10:07 UT
       Event                      : EARTHQUAKE
       Additional Information     : M7.4 at 137.09E 33.11N, M6.9 at 136.78E 33.05N
                                  : Two large earthquakes occurred about 100km 
                                  : southeast of Simosato station. The southward
                                  : and downward co-seismic movement of about 2cm
                                  : None
                                  : None
 
 14.02 Date                       : 2004-09-05 14:57 UT
       Event                      : EARTHQUAKE
       Additional Information     : 
                                  : None
                                  : None
                                  : None
                                  : None
                                  : None
 
 14.03 Date                       : 2011-03-11 05:46 UT
       Event                      : EARTHQUAKE
       Additional Information     : A Large earthquake (Mw9.0) occurred 
                                  : off the Pacific coast of the Tohoku district,
                                  : Japan. The eastward co-seismic movement of 
                                  : about 3 cm was detected associated 
                                  : with the event.
 
 
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 15.   On-Site, Point of Contact Agency Information
 
       Agency                     : Shimosato Hydrographic Observatory (SHO),
                                  : Japan Coast Guard
       Mailing Address            : 1981, Shimosato, Nachi Katsuura-cho,
                                  : Higashi Muro-gun, Wakayama 649-5142, Japan
       Website                    : https://www1.kaiho.mlit.go.jp/KOHO/simosato/
                                  : English/overview.htm
       Primary Contact
         Contact Name             : Noritsune Seo
         Telephone (primary)      : +81 735 58 0084
         Telephone (secondary)    : 
         Fax                      : +81 735 58 1535
         E-mail                   : eisei@jodc.go.jp
       Secondary Contact
         Contact Name             : 
         Telephone (primary)      : 
         Telephone (secondary)    : 
         Fax                      : 
         E-mail                   : 
       Tertiary Contact
         Contact Name             : 
         Telephone (primary)      : 
         Telephone (secondary)    : 
         Fax                      : 
         E-mail                   : 
       Additional Information     : 
 
 
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 16.   Responsible Agency (if different from 15.)
 
       Agency                     : Hydrographic and Oceanographic Department,
                                  : Japan Coast Guard
       Mailing Address            : Geodesy and Geophysics Office,
                                  : Hydrographic Surveys Division,
                                  : Hydrographic and Oceanographic Department
                                  : 3-1-1, Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda-ku, 
                                  : Tokyo 135-0064, Japan
       Primary Contact
         Contact Name             : Shun-ichi Watanabe
         Telephone (primary)      : +81 3 3595 3632
         Telephone (secondary)    : 
         Fax                      : +81 3 3595 3633
         E-mail                   : eisei@jodc.go.jp
       Secondary Contact
         Contact Name             : 
         Telephone (primary)      : 
         Telephone (secondary)    : 
         Fax                      : 
         E-mail                   : 
       Additional Information     : 
 
 
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 17.   More Information
 
       URL for More Information   : https://www1.kaiho.mlit.go.jp/KOHO/simosato/
                                  : English/index.htm
       Hardcopy on File
         Site Map                 : YES
         Site Diagram             : YES
         Horizon Mask             : YES
         Monument Description     : YES
         Site Pictures            : YES
       Additional Information     : 
 
 
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