Radar Information
Radar name ESS Country 276 - Germany
WSI code 0-20010-0-10410 Station operating status Operational
Supervising organization Deutscher Wetterdienst Station Type Land (fixed)
Installation date 2012-02-14 Region of origin of data Europe
Latitude 51.4056 Longitude 6.9671
Elevation 152m Tower height 30
Owner name DWD Manufacturer EEC (Enterprise Electronics Corporation)
Time zone Europe/Berlin Spatial extent Volume
Communication method Frequency Band C
Frequency 5640 Beam width 1.00
Peak power 400.0 Pulse width 1-2-3-4 0.40    0.80      
Pulse repetation frequency min 600 Pulse repetation frequency max 2410
Signal processor ENIGMA TX/RX type Magnetron    D
Polarization D Lowest & Highest angle 0.5    25.00
Task cycle time min 5.0 Task cycle time max
Minimum detectable signal of the receiver (DBM) Minimum detectable signal of the receiver (DBZ)
Summer reflectivity [Z-R] 256    1.42 Status of Observation
Winter reflectivity [Z-R] 256    1.42 Sampling strategy continuous
Other reflectivity [Z-R]    Instrument Status
Level Of Data Reference time
Schedule of international exchange 0
Local Web Url
Radar Data Exchange (Organizations)
Organization Name Data Format
Products Composite Software
Radar Data Exchange (Bilateral)
Binary Format Binary Products
Radar Data Dissemination
Data Format Products

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