Radar Information
Radar name Akita Country 392 - Japan
WSI code 0-20010-0-47582 Station operating status Operational
Supervising organization Japan Meteorological Agency Station Type Land (fixed)
Installation date 2012-01-01 Region of origin of data Asia
Latitude 39.7178 Longitude 140.0994
Elevation 6m Tower height 50
Owner name Japan Meteorological Agency Manufacturer Mitsubishi
Time zone Asia/Tokyo Spatial extent Volume
Communication method Frequency Band C
Frequency 5365 Beam width 1.20
Peak power 250.0 Pulse width 1-2-3-4 1.00    2.50    0.00    0.00
Pulse repetation frequency min 330 Pulse repetation frequency max 940
Signal processor Original TX/RX type Klystron    D
Polarization S Lowest & Highest angle 0.0    25.00
Task cycle time min 10.0 Task cycle time max 0.0
Minimum detectable signal of the receiver (DBM) -110 Minimum detectable signal of the receiver (DBZ) 0
Summer reflectivity [Z-R] 200    1.60 Status of Observation
Winter reflectivity [Z-R] 200    1.60 Sampling strategy continuous
Other reflectivity [Z-R] 200    1.60 Instrument Status
Level Of Data Reference time
Schedule of international exchange 0
Local Web Url https://www.jma.go.jp/bosai/en_nowc/
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