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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)    : Randall Carman
       Preparer E-mail            : Randall.Carman@ga.gov.au
       Date Prepared              : 2020-01-15
       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                  : MOBLAS-5 / YARRAGADEE
       IERS DOMES Number          : 50107M001
       CDP Pad ID                 : 7090
       Subnetwork                 : WPLTN
       Description                : MONUMENT
       Monument Description       : CONCRETE BLOCK
       Monument Inscription       : DONGARA 95
       Mark Description           : DIVOT ON BRASS ROD
       Date Installed             : 1979-07-01
       Date Removed               : 
       Geologic Characteristic    : CONGLOMERATE/GRAVEL
       Additional Information     : Jurassic Yarragadee formation; sandstone,
                                  : siltstone, shale. The site is on the edge of 
                                  : an escarpment running northeast from which a 
                                  : flat plateau extends towards the north.
                                  : Geologic Province - Perth Basin.
                                  : Geologic information extracted from NASA 
                                  : Space Geodesy Program - Catalog of Site 
                                  : Information - Tech. Memorandum 4482 p631, 
                                  : and IGS Site Log.
 
 
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  2.   Site Location Information
 
       City or Town               : Dongara
       State or Province          : Western Australia
       Country                    : Australia
       Tectonic Plate             : Australian-Indian
       Local Time (UTC +/- hours) : 
       Approximate Position
         X coordinate          [m]: -2389008
         Y coordinate          [m]: 5043332
         Z coordinate          [m]: -3078526
         Latitude            [deg]: 29.0464 S
         Longitude           [deg]: 115.3467 E
         Elevation             [m]: 244
       Survey Method              : 
       Date Measured              : 
       Additional Information     : Site is east of Dongara.
 
 
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  3.   General System Information
 
  3.01 System Name                : MOBLAS-5
       4-Character Code           : YARL
       CDP System Number          : 05
       CDP Occupation Number      : 01
       Eccentricity to SRP (if Not Identical With SRP)
         North                 [m]: 0.003 +- 0.005
         East                  [m]: 0.011 +- 0.005
         Up                    [m]: 3.185 +- 0.005
         Date Measured            : 1979-08-15
       Date Installed             : 1979-07-01
       Date Removed               : 1983-07-27
       Additional Information     : DOMES number of SLR intersection 
                                  : of axes is 50107S007.
 
  3.02 System Name                : MOBLAS-5
       4-Character Code           : YARL
       CDP System Number          : 05
       CDP Occupation Number      : 02
       Eccentricity to SRP (if Not Identical With SRP)
         North                 [m]: 0.003 +- 0.005
         East                  [m]: 0.011 +- 0.005
         Up                    [m]: 3.185 +- 0.005
         Date Measured            : 1979-08-15
       Date Installed             : 1983-07-27
       Date Removed               : 1984-11-19
       Additional Information     : New Quantel laser installed.
 
  3.03 System Name                : MOBLAS-5
       4-Character Code           : YARL
       CDP System Number          : 05
       CDP Occupation Number      : 03
       Eccentricity to SRP (if Not Identical With SRP)
         North                 [m]: 0.003 +- 0.005
         East                  [m]: 0.011 +- 0.005
         Up                    [m]: 3.185 +- 0.005
         Date Measured            : 1979-08-15
       Date Installed             : 1984-11-19
       Date Removed               : 1985-09-05
       Additional Information     : Improved 2233 PMT.
 
  3.04 System Name                : MOBLAS-5
       4-Character Code           : YARL
       CDP System Number          : 05
       CDP Occupation Number      : 04
       Eccentricity to SRP (if Not Identical With SRP)
         North                 [m]: 0.003 +- 0.005
         East                  [m]: 0.011 +- 0.005
         Up                    [m]: 3.185 +- 0.005
         Date Measured            : 1979-08-15
       Date Installed             : 1985-09-05
       Date Removed               : 1987-04-16
       Additional Information     : Mount Relevelling.
 
  3.05 System Name                : MOBLAS-5
       4-Character Code           : YARL
       CDP System Number          : 05
       CDP Occupation Number      : 05
       Eccentricity to SRP (if Not Identical With SRP)
         North                 [m]: 0.003 +- 0.005
         East                  [m]: 0.011 +- 0.005
         Up                    [m]: 3.185 +- 0.005
         Date Measured            : 1979-08-15
       Date Installed             : 1987-04-23
       Date Removed               : 1987-08-13
       Additional Information     : MCP and Tennelec CFD installed.
 
  3.06 System Name                : MOBLAS-5
       4-Character Code           : YARL
       CDP System Number          : 05
       CDP Occupation Number      : 06
       Eccentricity to SRP (if Not Identical With SRP)
         North                 [m]: 0.003 +- 0.002
         East                  [m]: 0.010 +- 0.002
         Up                    [m]: 3.177 +- 0.002
         Date Measured            : 1987-08-13
       Date Installed             : 1987-08-13
       Date Removed               : 1987-08-26
       Additional Information     : New site survey.
 
  3.07 System Name                : MOBLAS-5
       4-Character Code           : YARL
       CDP System Number          : 05
       CDP Occupation Number      : 07
       Eccentricity to SRP (if Not Identical With SRP)
         North                 [m]: 0.003 +- 0.002
         East                  [m]: 0.010 +- 0.002
         Up                    [m]: 3.177 +- 0.002
         Date Measured            : 1987-08-13
       Date Installed             : 1987-08-26
       Date Removed               : 1989-08-04
       Additional Information     : New Calibration Target - Nelson Pier.
 
  3.08 System Name                : MOBLAS-5
       4-Character Code           : YARL
       CDP System Number          : 05
       CDP Occupation Number      : 08
       Eccentricity to SRP (if Not Identical With SRP)
         North                 [m]: 0.003 +- 0.002
         East                  [m]: 0.010 +- 0.002
         Up                    [m]: 3.177 +- 0.002
         Date Measured            : 1987-08-13
       Date Installed             : 1989-08-05
       Date Removed               : 1990-11-12
       Additional Information     : Telescope Mount Levelled.
 
  3.09 System Name                : MOBLAS-5
       4-Character Code           : YARL
       CDP System Number          : 05
       CDP Occupation Number      : 09
       Eccentricity to SRP (if Not Identical With SRP)
         North                 [m]: 0.003 +- 0.002
         East                  [m]: 0.010 +- 0.002
         Up                    [m]: 3.177 +- 0.002
         Date Measured            : 1987-08-13
       Date Installed             : 1990-11-13
       Date Removed               : 1991-06-06
       Additional Information     : Etalon EC.
 
  3.10 System Name                : MOBLAS-5
       4-Character Code           : YARL
       CDP System Number          : 05
       CDP Occupation Number      : 10
       Eccentricity to SRP (if Not Identical With SRP)
         North                 [m]: 0.003 +- 0.002
         East                  [m]: 0.010 +- 0.002
         Up                    [m]: 3.177 +- 0.002
         Date Measured            : 1987-08-13
       Date Installed             : 1991-06-07
       Date Removed               : 1992-01-08
       Additional Information     : HP380 Processor installed.
 
  3.11 System Name                : MOBLAS-5
       4-Character Code           : YARL
       CDP System Number          : 05
       CDP Occupation Number      : 11
       Eccentricity to SRP (if Not Identical With SRP)
         North                 [m]: -0.0096 +- 0.002
         East                  [m]: 0.0192 +- 0.002
         Up                    [m]: 3.1813 +- 0.002
         Date Measured            : 1992-01-12
       Date Installed             : 1992-01-21
       Date Removed               : 1992-03-23
       Additional Information     : Telescope mount replacement.
 
  3.12 System Name                : MOBLAS-5
       4-Character Code           : YARL
       CDP System Number          : 05
       CDP Occupation Number      : 12
       Eccentricity to SRP (if Not Identical With SRP)
         North                 [m]: -0.0096 +- 0.002
         East                  [m]: 0.0192 +- 0.002
         Up                    [m]: 3.1813 +- 0.002
         Date Measured            : 1992-01-12
       Date Installed             : 1992-03-24
       Date Removed               : 1992-07-13
       Additional Information     : Software update MODCOMP 6.2 HP 2.1
 
  3.13 System Name                : MOBLAS-5
       4-Character Code           : YARL
       CDP System Number          : 05
       CDP Occupation Number      : 13
       Eccentricity to SRP (if Not Identical With SRP)
         North                 [m]: -0.0096 +- 0.002
         East                  [m]: 0.0192 +- 0.002
         Up                    [m]: 3.1813 +- 0.002
         Date Measured            : 1992-01-12
       Date Installed             : 1992-07-21
       Date Removed               : 
       Additional Information     : Translator and short pier calibrations
 
  3.14 System Name                : MOBLAS-5
       4-Character Code           : YARL
       CDP System Number          : 05
       CDP Occupation Number      : 13
       Eccentricity to SRP (if Not Identical With SRP)
         North                 [m]: -0.0083 +- 0.001
         East                  [m]: 0.0178 +- 0.001
         Up                    [m]: 3.1809 +- 0.001
         Date Measured            : 1998-08-22
       Date Installed             : 1992-07-21
       Date Removed               : 
       Additional Information     : Local Tie Survey
 
  3.15 System Name                : MOBLAS-5
       4-Character Code           : YARL
       CDP System Number          : 05
       CDP Occupation Number      : 13
       Eccentricity to SRP (if Not Identical With SRP)
         North                 [m]: N.A.
         East                  [m]: N.A.
         Up                    [m]: N.A.
         Date Measured            : 2001-05-03
       Date Installed             : 1992-07-21
       Date Removed               : 
       Additional Information     : Local Tie Survey was performed but AUSLIG 
                                  : (Gary Johnston) did not submit new local 
                                  : tie data as "changes were minimal from 1998
                                  : and they wanted to avoid confusion"
 
  3.16 System Name                : MOBLAS-5
       4-Character Code           : YARL
       CDP System Number          : 05
       CDP Occupation Number      : 13
       Eccentricity to SRP (if Not Identical With SRP)
         North                 [m]: -0.0083 +- 0.001
         East                  [m]: 0.0184 +- 0.001
         Up                    [m]: 3.1821 +- 0.001
         Date Measured            : 2003-11-27
       Date Installed             : 1992-07-21
       Date Removed               : 
       Additional Information     : Local Tie Survey
 
  3.17 System Name                : MOBLAS-5
       4-Character Code           : YARL
       CDP System Number          : 05
       CDP Occupation Number      : 13
       Eccentricity to SRP (if Not Identical With SRP)
         North                 [m]: -0.0062 +- 0.001
         East                  [m]: 0.0190 +- 0.001
         Up                    [m]: 3.1823 +- 0.001
         Date Measured            : 2007-05-31
       Date Installed             : 1992-07-21
       Date Removed               : 
       Additional Information     : Local Tie Survey
 
  3.18 System Name                : MOBLAS-5
       4-Character Code           : YARL
       CDP System Number          : 05
       CDP Occupation Number      : 13
       Eccentricity to SRP (if Not Identical With SRP)
         North                 [m]: -0.0068 +- 0.001
         East                  [m]: 0.0164 +- 0.001
         Up                    [m]: 3.1820 +- 0.001
         Date Measured            : 2010-07-15
       Date Installed             : 1992-07-21
       Date Removed               : 
       Additional Information     : Local Tie Survey
 
  3.19 System Name                : MOBLAS-5
       4-Character Code           : YARL
       CDP System Number          : 05
       CDP Occupation Number      : 13
       Eccentricity to SRP (if Not Identical With SRP)
         North                 [m]: -0.0064 +- 0.001
         East                  [m]: 0.0194 +- 0.001
         Up                    [m]: 3.1827 +- 0.001
         Date Measured            : 2014-03-21
       Date Installed             : 1992-07-21
       Date Removed               : 
       Additional Information     : Local Tie Survey
 
 
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  4.   Telescope Information
 
  4.01 Receiving Telescope Type   : SCHMIDT-CASSEGRAIN
         Aperture              [m]: 0.76
         Mount                    : AZ-EL
       Date Installed             : 
       Date Removed               : 
       Xmitting Telescope Type    : REFRACTOR
         Aperture              [m]: 0.16
       Date Installed             : 
       Date Removed               : 
       Tracking Camera Type       : EM-CCD
         Model                    : SI-VGA60-EM
         Manufacturer             : Salvador Imaging
         Field of View       [deg]: 0.01
         Minimum Magnitude   [mag]: 13
       Date Installed             : 
       Date Removed               : 
       Transmit/Receive Path      : SEPARATE
       Transmit/Receive Switch    : NONE
       Max Slew Rate Az    [deg/s]: 20
       Max Slew Rate El    [deg/s]: 5
       Max Used Tracking Rate Az  : 5
       Max Used Tracking Rate El  : 3
       Telescope Shelter          : ROLL-BACK ROOF
       Daylight Filter Type       : Barr Associates Hon-0532/1.0-25.4
       Dayl. Filt. Bandwidth  [nm]: 1
       Adjustable Attenuation     : RECEIVE
       Adjustable Field of View   : 
       Transmit Efficiency        : 0.75
       Receive Efficiency         : 0.76
       Date Installed             : 1992-01-06
       Date Removed               : 
       Additional Information     : Receive eff is 0.76 with daylight filter out
                                  : 0.54 with filter in. Omega Optical daylight
                                  : filter changed to Barr Associates filter on 
                                  : 2005-07-24.
 
 
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  5.   Laser System Information
 
  5.01 Laser Type                 : ND:YAG
       Model                      : 
       Manufacturer               : 
       Number of Amplifiers       : 1
       Primary Wavelength     [nm]: 1064
       Primary Maximum Energy [mJ]: 200
       Secondary Wavelength   [nm]: 532
       Secondary Max. Energy  [mJ]: 100
       Xmit Energy Adjustable     : YES
         Additional Information   : Q-Switched by Flowing Dye cell 
                                  : Two amplifiers until 1995-09-09
       Pulse Width (FWHM)     [ps]: 200
       Max. Repetition Rate   [Hz]: 5
       Fullw. Beam Divergence  ["]: 21
         Theoretical Beam Div     : 
         Measured Beam Div        : 
           Method Used            : 
           Additional Information : 
       Final Beam Diameter     [m]: 0.085
       Eyesafe                    : NO
       Eyesafe Standard           : ANSI Z136.1-2014
       Polarization on Exit       : 
       Laser Fire Control         : 
       Laser Energy Monitor       : 
       Start Diode Type           : Silicon
         Manufactorer             : 
         Model                    : PD-10
         Quantum Efficiency    [%]: 
         Rise/Fall Time       [ps]: 
         Date Installed           : 
         Date Removed             : 
         Signal Processing        : CFD
           Manufacturer           : Tennelec
           Model                  : TC-454
           Date Installed         : 1984-04-16
           Date Removed           : 
           Additional Information : 
       Date Installed             : 1984-04-16
       Date Removed               : 2009-06-18
       Additional Information     : 
 
  5.02 Laser Type                 : ND:YAG
       Model                      : 
       Manufacturer               : 
       Number of Amplifiers       : 1
       Primary Wavelength     [nm]: 1064
       Primary Maximum Energy [mJ]: 200
       Secondary Wavelength   [nm]: 532
       Secondary Max. Energy  [mJ]: 100
       Xmit Energy Adjustable     : YES
         Additional Information   : Q-Switched by saturable absorber
       Pulse Width (FWHM)     [ps]: 150
       Max. Repetition Rate   [Hz]: 10
       Fullw. Beam Divergence  ["]: 14
         Theoretical Beam Div     : 21
         Measured Beam Div        : 14
           Method Used            : NESC satellite scanning method
           Additional Information : 
       Final Beam Diameter     [m]: 0.085
       Eyesafe                    : NO
       Eyesafe Standard           : ANSI Z136.1-2014
       Polarization on Exit       : 
       Laser Fire Control         : Controlled
       Laser Energy Monitor       : Continuous - relative
       Start Diode Type           : Silicon
         Manufactorer             : 
         Model                    : PD-10
         Quantum Efficiency    [%]: 
         Rise/Fall Time       [ps]: 
         Date Installed           : 
         Date Removed             : 
         Signal Processing        : CFD
           Manufacturer           : Tennelec
           Model                  : TC-454
           Date Installed         : 2009-06-18
           Date Removed           : 
           Additional Information : 
       Date Installed             : 2009-06-18
       Date Removed               : 
       Additional Information     : 
 
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  6.   Receiver System
 
  6.01.01 Primary Chain
          Wavelength          [nm]: 532
          Detector Type           : MCP
            Manufacturer          : ITT
            Model                 : F4129F
            Quantum Efficiency [%]: 15.5
            Nominal Gain          : 1e6
            Rise Time         [ps]: 350
            Jitter (Single PE)[ps]: 100
            Field of View Diam ["]: 90 - 540
            Date Installed        : 1987-04-23
            Date Removed          : 2009-06-17
          Amplifier Type          : 
            Manufacturer          : 
            Model                 : 
            Gain                  : 
            Bandwidth             : 
            Date Installed        : 
            Date Removed          : 
            Additional Information: 
          Signal Processing       : CFD
            Manufacturer          : Tennelec
            Model                 : TC454
            Date Installed        : 1987-04-23
            Date Removed          : 
            Amplitude Measurement : YES
            Return-Rate Controlled: YES
            Mode of Operation     : Few to Multiple Photoelectrons
            Additional Information: 
          Time of Flight Observ.  : INTERVAL
            Manufacturer          : Hewlett-Packard
            Model                 : 5370A
            Resolution        [ps]: 20
            Precision         [ps]: 50
            Date Installed        : 1983-06-01
            Date Removed          : 1998-01-16
          Additional Information  : 
 
  6.01.02 Primary Chain
          Wavelength          [nm]: 532
          Detector Type           : MCP
            Manufacturer          : Photek
            Model                 : PMT318
            Quantum Efficiency [%]: 13.3
            Nominal Gain          : 1e6
            Rise Time         [ps]: 250
            Jitter (Single PE)[ps]: 100
            Field of View Diam ["]: 360
            Date Installed        : 2009-06-17
            Date Removed          : 2015-03-23
          Amplifier Type          : 
            Manufacturer          : 
            Model                 : 
            Gain                  : 
            Bandwidth             : 
            Date Installed        : 
            Date Removed          : 
            Additional Information: 
          Signal Processing       : CFD
            Manufacturer          : Tennelec
            Model                 : TC454
            Date Installed        : 1987-04-23
            Date Removed          : 
            Amplitude Measurement : YES
            Return-Rate Controlled: YES
            Mode of Operation     : Few to Multiple Photoelectrons
            Additional Information: 
          Time of Flight Observ.  : INTERVAL
            Manufacturer          : Hewlett-Packard
            Model                 : 5370B
            Resolution        [ps]: 20
            Precision         [ps]: 35
            Date Installed        : 1998-01-16
            Date Removed          : 
          Additional Information  : 
 
  6.01.03 Primary Chain
          Wavelength          [nm]: 532
          Detector Type           : MCP
            Manufacturer          : ITT
            Model                 : F4129F
            Quantum Efficiency [%]: 15.5
            Nominal Gain          : 1e6
            Rise Time         [ps]: 350
            Jitter (Single PE)[ps]: 100
            Field of View Diam ["]: 90 - 540
            Date Installed        : 2015-03-23
            Date Removed          : 
          Amplifier Type          : 
            Manufacturer          : 
            Model                 : 
            Gain                  : 
            Bandwidth             : 
            Date Installed        : 
            Date Removed          : 
            Additional Information: 
          Signal Processing       : CFD
            Manufacturer          : Tennelec
            Model                 : TC454
            Date Installed        : 1987-04-23
            Date Removed          : 
            Amplitude Measurement : YES
            Return-Rate Controlled: YES
            Mode of Operation     : Few to Multiple Photoelectrons
            Additional Information: 
          Time of Flight Observ.  : INTERVAL
            Manufacturer          : Hewlett-Packard
            Model                 : 5370B
            Resolution        [ps]: 20
            Precision         [ps]: 35
            Date Installed        : 1998-01-16
            Date Removed          : 2017-09-11
          Additional Information  : 
 
  6.01.04 Primary Chain
          Wavelength          [nm]: 532
          Detector Type           : MCP
            Manufacturer          : ITT
            Model                 : F4129F
            Quantum Efficiency [%]: 15.5
            Nominal Gain          : 1e6
            Rise Time         [ps]: 350
            Jitter (Single PE)[ps]: 100
            Field of View Diam ["]: 90 - 540
            Date Installed        : 2015-03-23
            Date Removed          : 
          Amplifier Type          : 
            Manufacturer          : 
            Model                 : 
            Gain                  : 
            Bandwidth             : 
            Date Installed        : 
            Date Removed          : 
            Additional Information: 
          Signal Processing       : CFD
            Manufacturer          : Tennelec
            Model                 : TC454
            Date Installed        : 1987-04-23
            Date Removed          : 
            Amplitude Measurement : YES
            Return-Rate Controlled: YES
            Mode of Operation     : Few to Multiple Photoelectrons
            Additional Information: 
          Time of Flight Observ.  : Epoch
            Manufacturer          : Cybioms
            Model                 : cybi_ETM-02
            Resolution        [ps]: 1
            Precision         [ps]: 3
            Date Installed        : 2017-09-11
            Date Removed          : 
          Additional Information  : The HP5370B is no longer primary as of
                                  : 2017-09-11, its data is not sent to the
                                  : SLR data centers but still retained on-site.
 
  6.02.01 Secondary Chain
          Wavelength          [nm]: 532
          Detector Type           : MCP
            Manufacturer          : ITT
            Model                 : F4129F
            Quantum Efficiency [%]: 15.5
            Nominal Gain          : 1e6
            Rise Time         [ps]: 350
            Jitter (Single PE)[ps]: 100
            Field of View Diam ["]: 90 - 540
            Date Installed        : 1987-04-23
            Date Removed          : 2009-06-17
          Amplifier Type          : 
            Manufacturer          : 
            Model                 : 
            Gain                  : 
            Bandwidth             : 
            Date Installed        : 
            Date Removed          : 
            Additional Information: 
          Signal Processing       : CFD
            Manufacturer          : Tennelec
            Model                 : TC454
            Date Installed        : 1993-04-23
            Date Removed          : 
            Amplitude Measurement : YES
            Return-Rate Controlled: YES
            Mode of Operation     : Single to Multiple Photoelectrons
            Additional Information: 
          Time of Flight Observ.  : INTERVAL
            Manufacturer          : Hewlett-Packard
            Model                 : 5370A
            Resolution        [ps]: 20
            Precision         [ps]: 50
            Date Installed        : 1983-06-01
            Date Removed          : 1998-01-16
          Additional Information  : High Sensitivity Laser Receiver
                                  : configuration. The signal is amplified 
                                  : by 24dB before the CFD
 
  6.02.02 Secondary Chain
          Wavelength          [nm]: 532
          Detector Type           : MCP
            Manufacturer          : Photek
            Model                 : PMT318
            Quantum Efficiency [%]: 13.3
            Nominal Gain          : 1e6
            Rise Time         [ps]: 250
            Jitter (Single PE)[ps]: 100
            Field of View Diam ["]: 360
            Date Installed        : 2009-06-17
            Date Removed          : 2015-03-23
          Amplifier Type          : 
            Manufacturer          : 
            Model                 : 
            Gain                  : 
            Bandwidth             : 
            Date Installed        : 
            Date Removed          : 
            Additional Information: 
          Signal Processing       : CFD
            Manufacturer          : Tennelec
            Model                 : TC454
            Date Installed        : 1993-04-23
            Date Removed          : 
            Amplitude Measurement : YES
            Return-Rate Controlled: YES
            Mode of Operation     : Single to Multiple Photoelectrons
            Additional Information: 
          Time of Flight Observ.  : INTERVAL
            Manufacturer          : Hewlett-Packard
            Model                 : 5370B
            Resolution        [ps]: 20
            Precision         [ps]: 35
            Date Installed        : 1998-01-16
            Date Removed          : 
          Additional Information  : High Sensitivity Laser Receiver
                                  : configuration. The signal is amplified 
                                  : by 24dB before the CFD
 
  6.02.03 Secondary Chain
          Wavelength          [nm]: 532
          Detector Type           : MCP
            Manufacturer          : ITT
            Model                 : F4129F
            Quantum Efficiency [%]: 15.5
            Nominal Gain          : 1e6
            Rise Time         [ps]: 350
            Jitter (Single PE)[ps]: 100
            Field of View Diam ["]: 90 - 540
            Date Installed        : 2015-03-23
            Date Removed          : 
          Amplifier Type          : 
            Manufacturer          : 
            Model                 : 
            Gain                  : 
            Bandwidth             : 
            Date Installed        : 
            Date Removed          : 
            Additional Information: 
          Signal Processing       : CFD
            Manufacturer          : Tennelec
            Model                 : TC454
            Date Installed        : 1993-04-23
            Date Removed          : 
            Amplitude Measurement : YES
            Return-Rate Controlled: YES
            Mode of Operation     : Single to Multiple Photoelectrons
            Additional Information: 
          Time of Flight Observ.  : INTERVAL
            Manufacturer          : Hewlett-Packard
            Model                 : 5370B
            Resolution        [ps]: 20
            Precision         [ps]: 35
            Date Installed        : 1998-01-16
            Date Removed          : 2017-09-11
          Additional Information  : High Sensitivity Laser Receiver
                                  : configuration. The signal is amplified 
                                  : by 24dB before the CFD
 
  6.02.04 Secondary Chain
          Wavelength          [nm]: 532
          Detector Type           : MCP
            Manufacturer          : ITT
            Model                 : F4129F
            Quantum Efficiency [%]: 15.5
            Nominal Gain          : 1e6
            Rise Time         [ps]: 350
            Jitter (Single PE)[ps]: 100
            Field of View Diam ["]: 90 - 540
            Date Installed        : 2015-03-23
            Date Removed          : 
          Amplifier Type          : 
            Manufacturer          : 
            Model                 : 
            Gain                  : 
            Bandwidth             : 
            Date Installed        : 
            Date Removed          : 
            Additional Information: 
          Signal Processing       : CFD
            Manufacturer          : Tennelec
            Model                 : TC454
            Date Installed        : 1993-04-23
            Date Removed          : 
            Amplitude Measurement : YES
            Return-Rate Controlled: YES
            Mode of Operation     : Single to Multiple Photoelectrons
            Additional Information: 
          Time of Flight Observ.  : Epoch
            Manufacturer          : Cybioms
            Model                 : cybi_ETM-02
            Resolution        [ps]: 1
            Precision         [ps]: 3
            Date Installed        : 2017-09-11
            Date Removed          : 
          Additional Information  : High Sensitivity Laser Receiver
                                  : configuration. The signal is amplified 
                                  : by 24dB before the CFD
                                  : The HP5370B is no longer primary as of
                                  : 2017-09-11, its data is not sent to the
                                  : SLR data centers but still retained on-site.
 
  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)   : YES
         Low Altitude (400-2000)  : YES
         LAGEOS/LARES             : YES
         GLONASS                  : YES
         Etalon                   : YES
         GNSS                     : NIGHT
         Geosynchronous           : 
         Moon                     : NO
       Ave. Pass Switch Time   [s]: 20
       Average values for LAGEOS
         Single Shot RMS      [mm]: 5
         # of Obs per NP          : 250
         Use of Semi-trains       : NO
         # of Semi-train Tracks   : N.A.
       Range Gate Width       [ns]: 1000 - 6000
       Beam Pointing Accuracy  ["]: 0.7
       Angle Encoder Resolution["]: 0.7
       Min. Tracking Elev.   [deg]: 10
       Laser Polarization @emitter: 
       Operation
         Months per Year          : 12
         Days per Week            : 7
         Hours per Day            : 24
         Staff per Shift          : 1
         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      : 2017-09-11 HH:MM UT
       Date Last Applicable       : 
       Additional Information     : Prior to etm installation, 
                                  : single shot rms on lageos = 10mm avg. 
 
 
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  8.   Calibration
 
  8.01 Calibration Type           : PRE+POST
       Target Location            : EXTERNAL
       Target Type                : CORNER CUBE
       Target Structure           : CONCRETE PIER
       Number of Targets          : 
       Target Distance(s)      [m]: 150.4229
         Date Measured            : 1998-08-DD
         Accuracy             [mm]: 2
         Verification             : Local Tie Survey Comparison
       Return-Rate Controlled     : YES
       Eye-Safe Method            : 
         Additional Information   : 
       Mode of Operation          : FEW PHOTON
       Calibration performed      : 75
       Single Shot RMS        [mm]: 2.0
       Edit Criterion 1st Chain   : ITERATIVE 3.0 SIGMA
       Edit Criterion 2nd Chain   : N.A.
       Application of Cal Data    : AVERAGE
       Date Installed             : 1992-07-20
       Date Removed               : 
       Additional Information     : Prior to etm installation,
                                  : single shot rms on calibrations = 4.5 mm avg
 
 
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  9.   Time and Frequency Standards
 
  9.01.01 Frequency Standard Type : Rubidium disciplined by GPS
          Model                   : XL-DC 151-358-108-2
          Manufacturer            : Symmetricom (TrueTime)
          Short Term Stab.  [e-12]: 10
          Long Term Stab.   [e-12]: 3
          Time Reference          : GPS
          Synchronization         : GPS
          Epoch Accuracy      [ns]: 50
          Date Installed          : 2000-06-29
          Date Removed            : 
          Additional Information  : This Truetime model contains the
                                  : Stanford PRS10 Rubidium Frequency
                                  : Standard. 
 
  9.01.02 Frequency Standard Type : H-Maser
          Model                   : VCH-1005A
          Manufacturer            : Vremya
          Short Term Stab.  [e-12]: 0.3
          Long Term Stab.   [e-12]: 0.003
          Time Reference          : GPS
          Synchronization         : GPS
          Epoch Accuracy      [ns]: 50
          Date Installed          : 2010-05-14
          Date Removed            : 
          Additional Information  : The VCH-1005A is currently the backup
                                  : frequency standard. 
                                  : The Rubidium XL-DC is prime.
 
  9.02.01 GNSS Timing Rcvr Model  : XL-DC 151-358-108-2
          Manufacturer            : Symmetricom (TrueTime)
          Date Installed          : 1999-04-06
          Date Removed            : 
          Additional Information  : CNS clock used for comparisons
 
  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             : IRV+POLYNOMIAL
       Return-Rate Rejection      : 
       Edit Criterion 1st Chain   : ITERATIVE 3.0 SIGMA
       Edit Criterion 2nd Chain   : NONE
       Upload interval            : HOURLY
       Date First Applicable      : 1995-07-20 HH:MM UT
       Date Last Applicable       : 2002-03-11 HH:MM UT
       Additional Information     : 
 
 10.02 On-site NP Generation      : YES
       Data Screening             : IRV+POLYNOMIAL
       Return-Rate Rejection      : 
       Edit Criterion 1st Chain   : ITERATIVE 3.0 SIGMA
       Edit Criterion 2nd Chain   : NONE
       Upload interval            : HOURLY
       Date First Applicable      : 2002-03-11 HH:MM UT
       Date Last Applicable       : 2010-03-08 HH:MM UT
       Additional Information     : Generic Normal Processing Version 2.0 
                                  : installed 2002-03-11.
 
 10.03 On-site NP Generation      : YES
       Data Screening             : IRV+POLYNOMIAL
       Return-Rate Rejection      : 
       Edit Criterion 1st Chain   : ITERATIVE 3.0 SIGMA
       Edit Criterion 2nd Chain   : NONE
       Upload interval            : HOURLY
       Date First Applicable      : 2010-03-08 HH:MM UT
       Date Last Applicable       : 
       Additional Information     : Generic Normal Processing Version 2.7.3
                                  : installed 2010-03-08. 
 
 
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 11.   Aircraft Detection
 
 11.01 Detection Type             : RADAR
       Manufacturer/Provider      : 
       Automatic Laser Shutoff    : 
       Alarms Recorded            : 
       Hazard Distance        [km]: 
       Date Installed             : 1996-02-27
       Date Removed               : 
       Additional Information     : We also operate an aircraft exclusion 
                                  : zone, R-131.
 
 
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 12.   Meteorological Instrumentation
 
 12.01.01 Pressure Sensor Model   : MET3
          Manufacturer            : Paroscientific
          Recording Interval      : PER PULSE
          Accuracy          [mbar]: 0.1
          Height Diff to SRP   [m]: 0
          Distance from SRP    [m]: 
          Date Installed          : 2000-04-26 HH:MM UT
          Calibration Interval    : YEARLY 
          Date Removed            : 2011-05-21 HH:MM UT
          Additional Information  : 
 
 12.01.02 Pressure Sensor Model   : MET4
          Manufacturer            : Paroscientific
          Recording Interval      : PER PULSE
          Accuracy          [mbar]: 0.08
          Height Diff to SRP   [m]: 0
          Distance from SRP    [m]: 
          Date Installed          : 2011-05-21 HH:MM UT
          Calibration Interval    : YEARLY 
          Date Removed            : 
          Additional Information  :  
 
 12.02.01 Temp Sensor Model       : MET3
          Manufacturer            : Paroscientific
          Recording Interval      : PER PULSE
          Accuracy         [deg C]: 0.5
          Date Installed          : 2000-04-26 HH:MM UT
          Calibration Interval    : YEARLY
          Date Removed            : 2011-05-21 HH:MM UT
          Additional Information  : 
 
 12.02.02 Temp Sensor Model       : MET4
          Manufacturer            : Paroscientific
          Recording Interval      : PER PULSE
          Accuracy         [deg C]: 0.2
          Date Installed          : 2011-05-21 HH:MM UT
          Calibration Interval    : YEARLY
          Date Removed            : 
          Additional Information  : 
 
 12.03.01 Humidity Sensor Model   : MET3
          Manufacturer            : Paroscientific
          Recording Interval      : PER PASS
          Accuracy       [% rel h]: 2
          Date Installed          : 2000-04-26 HH:MM UT
          Calibration Interval    : YEARLY
          Date Removed            : 2011-05-21 HH:MM UT
          Additional Information  : 
 
 12.03.02 Humidity Sensor Model   : MET4
          Manufacturer            : Paroscientific
          Recording Interval      : PER PASS
          Accuracy       [% rel h]: 2
          Date Installed          : 2011-05-21 HH:MM UT
          Calibration Interval    : YEARLY
          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       : 1990-12-03
             Date Removed         : 
             Additional Info      : IGS Station: YAR2 50107M004,
                                  : IGS Station: YAR3 50107M008,
                                  : IGS Station: YARR 50107M006.
 13.01.01.02 GNSS                 : YES
             Date Installed       : 1998-09-17
             Date Removed         : 
             Additional Info      : IGS Station: YAR2 50107M004,
                                  : IGS Station: YAR3 50107M008,
                                  : IGS Station: YARR 50107M006.
 13.01.02.01 DORIS                : IDS
             Date Installed       : 1999-10-05
             Date Removed         : 
             Additional Info      : DORIS moved to new site 2003-11-27.
                                  : YASB Domes 50107S011.
                                  : See IDS log sheet for more information .
 13.01.03.01 PRARE                : NO
             Date Installed       : 
             Date Removed         : 
             Additional Info      : 
 13.01.04.01 VLBI                 : YES
             Date Installed       : 2011-05-18
             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           : YIVP
          Instrumentation Type    : SLR
          Instrumentation Status  : PERMANENT
          DOMES Number            : 50107S007
          CDP Number              : N.A.
          Differential Components (ITRS)
            dx                 [m]: -1.2043 +- 0.001
            dy                 [m]: 2.5040 +- 0.001
            dz                 [m]: -1.5509 +- 0.001
            Date Measured         : 2010-06-12
            Determined by         : Conventional Survey - GA
          Date Installed          : 1979-07-01
          Date Removed            : 
          Additional Information  : SLR System Invariant Point
 
 13.02.02.01 Local Ties from the SRP to Other Monuments or Systems on Site
 
          Monument Name           : YAR2
          Instrumentation Type    : GNSS
          Instrumentation Status  : PERMANENT
          DOMES Number            : 50107M004
          CDP Number              : N.A.
          Differential Components (ITRS)
            dx                 [m]: -18.6136 +- 0.001
            dy                 [m]: -12.4655 +- 0.001
            dz                 [m]: -5.8449 +- 0.001
            Date Measured         : 2010-06-12
            Determined by         : Conventional Survey - GA
          Date Installed          : 1998-06-08
          Date Removed            : 
          Additional Information  : DON95 RM4 / AU029
 
 13.02.03.01 Local Ties from the SRP to Other Monuments or Systems on Site
 
          Monument Name           : YAR3
          Instrumentation Type    : GNSS
          Instrumentation Status  : PERMANENT
          DOMES Number            : 50107M008
          CDP Number              : N.A.
          Differential Components (ITRS)
            dx                 [m]: -35.7647 +- 0.001
            dy                 [m]: -15.9491 +- 0.001
            dz                 [m]: -0.6755 +- 0.001
            Date Measured         : 2010-06-12
            Determined by         : Conventional Survey - GA
          Date Installed          : 2007-06-01
          Date Removed            : 
          Additional Information  : 
 
 13.02.04.01 Local Ties from the SRP to Other Monuments or Systems on Site
 
          Monument Name           : YARR
          Instrumentation Type    : GNSS
          Instrumentation Status  : PERMANENT
          DOMES Number            : 50107M006
          CDP Number              : N.A.
          Differential Components (ITRS)
            dx                 [m]: -17.5783 +- 0.001
            dy                 [m]: -13.9799 +- 0.001
            dz                 [m]: -9.2691 +- 0.001
            Date Measured         : 2010-06-12
            Determined by         : Conventional Survey - GA
          Date Installed          : 1998-09-17
          Date Removed            : 
          Additional Information  : AU053
 
 13.02.05.01 Local Ties from the SRP to Other Monuments or Systems on Site
 
          Monument Name           : YASB
          Instrumentation Type    : DORIS
          Instrumentation Status  : PERMANENT
          DOMES Number            : 50107S011
          CDP Number              : N.A.
          Differential Components (ITRS)
            dx                 [m]: -9.5204 +- 0.001
            dy                 [m]: 16.8254 +- 0.001
            dz                 [m]: 31.1849 +- 0.001
            Date Measured         : 2010-06-12
            Determined by         : Conventional Survey - GA
          Date Installed          : 2003-11-07
          Date Removed            : 
          Additional Information  : Reference Point on Type B Antenna
                                  : Mounted directly over YASM
 
 13.02.06.01 Local Ties from the SRP to Other Monuments or Systems on Site
 
          Monument Name           : YARM
          Instrumentation Type    : DORIS
          Instrumentation Status  : PERMANENT
          DOMES Number            : 50107M005
          CDP Number              : N.A.
          Differential Components (ITRS)
            dx                 [m]: 3.8197 +- 0.001
            dy                 [m]: 9.5207 +- 0.001
            dz                 [m]: 12.8947 +- 0.001
            Date Measured         : 2010-06-12
            Determined by         : Conventional Survey - GA
          Date Installed          : 1992-09-14
          Date Removed            : 
          Additional Information  : DORIS moved from this mark 2003-11-27
 
 13.02.07.01 Local Ties from the SRP to Other Monuments or Systems on Site
 
          Monument Name           : YARA
          Instrumentation Type    : DORIS
          Instrumentation Status  : REMOVED
          DOMES Number            : 50107S006
          CDP Number              : N.A.
          Differential Components (ITRS)
            dx                 [m]: 3.0265 +- 0.001
            dy                 [m]: 11.2622 +- 0.001
            dz                 [m]: 11.8065 +- 0.001
            Date Measured         : 1998-08-20
            Determined by         : AUSLIG
          Date Installed          : 1992-09-14
          Date Removed            : 1999-11-05
          Additional Information  : Reference mark on Alcatel antenna
 
 13.02.08.01 Local Ties from the SRP to Other Monuments or Systems on Site
 
          Monument Name           : YARB
          Instrumentation Type    : DORIS
          Instrumentation Status  : REMOVED
          DOMES Number            : 50107S010
          CDP Number              : N.A.
          Differential Components (ITRS)
            dx                 [m]: 2.8937 +- 0.001
            dy                 [m]: 11.4652 +- 0.001
            dz                 [m]: 11.7003 +- 0.001
            Date Measured         : 2003-11-27
            Determined by         : Geoscience Australia
          Date Installed          : 1999-11-06
          Date Removed            : 2003-11-27
          Additional Information  : Reference mark on Starec antenna.
 
 13.02.09.01 Local Ties from the SRP to Other Monuments or Systems on Site
 
          Monument Name           : YASM
          Instrumentation Type    : DORIS
          Instrumentation Status  : PERMANENT
          DOMES Number            : 50107M007
          CDP Number              : N.A.
          Differential Components (ITRS)
            dx                 [m]: -9.2476 +- 0.001
            dy                 [m]: 16.2458 +- 0.001
            dz                 [m]: 31.5392 +- 0.001
            Date Measured         : 2003-11-27
            Determined by         : Geoscience Australia
          Date Installed          : 2003-11-27
          Date Removed            : 
          Additional Information  : Also known as AU062
 
 13.02.10.01 Local Ties from the SRP to Other Monuments or Systems on Site
 
          Monument Name           : Yg
          Instrumentation Type    : VLBI
          Instrumentation Status  : PERMANENT
          DOMES Number            : 50107S012
          CDP Number              : 7376
          Differential Components (ITRS)
            dx                 [m]: 111.5350 +- 0.001
            dy                 [m]: 20.5332 +- 0.001
            dz                 [m]: -66.7900 +- 0.001
            Date Measured         : 2010-06-12
            Determined by         : Conventional Survey - GA
          Date Installed          : 
          Date Removed            : 
          Additional Information  : VLBI System Invariant Point
 
 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                       : 
       Event                      : 
       Additional Information     : 
 
 
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 15.   On-Site, Point of Contact Agency Information
 
       Agency                     : Geoscience Australia
       Mailing Address            : PO Box 137
                                  : Dongara, Western Australia 6525
                                  : Australia
       Website                    : 
       Primary Contact
         Contact Name             : Randall CARMAN
         Telephone (primary)      : +61 8 9929-1011
         Telephone (secondary)    : +61 8 9927-1572
         Fax                      : 
         E-mail                   : moblas@midwest.com.au
       Secondary Contact
         Contact Name             : Nicholas Brown
         Telephone (primary)      : +61 2 6249-9831
         Telephone (secondary)    : 
         Fax                      : 
         E-mail                   : Nicholas.Brown@ga.gov.au
       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                     : NASA
       Mailing Address            : NASA Goddard, Code 61A
                                  : 8800 Greenbelt Road
                                  : Greenbelt, MD 20771 USA
       Primary Contact
         Contact Name             : Rivers Lamb
         Telephone (primary)      : 301-286-1128
         Telephone (secondary)    : 
         Fax                      : 
         E-mail                   : rivers.lamb@nasa.gov
       Secondary Contact
         Contact Name             : Stephen Merkowitz
         Telephone (primary)      : 301-286-9412
         Telephone (secondary)    : 
         Fax                      : 
         E-mail                   : stephen.m.merkowitz@nasa.gov
       Additional Information     : 
 
 
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 17.   More Information
 
       URL for More Information   : http://www.ga.gov.au/scientific-topics/
                                  : positioning-navigation/geodesy/geodetic
                                  : -techniques/satellite-laser-ranging-slr
       Hardcopy on File
         Site Map                 : YES
         Site Diagram             : YES
         Horizon Mask             : NO
         Monument Description     : YES
         Site Pictures            : YES
       Additional Information     : NO
 
 
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