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Gobabeb, Namibia [NMB]


  • Country: Namibia Country Flag
  • Latitude: 23.58° South
  • Longitude: 15.0300° East
  • Elevation: 456.00 masl
  • Time Zone: Local Standard Time + -1.0 hour(s) = UTC


Cooperating Agencies

The station is located at the base of a linear sand dune, next to an interdune plain.

GML Projects at Gobabeb

Carbon Cycle Surface Flasks

Parameter Formula First Sample Date Status
Carbon Dioxide CO2 1997-01-13 Ongoing
Methane CH4 1997-01-13 Ongoing
Carbon Monoxide CO 1997-01-13 Ongoing
Molecular Hydrogen H2 1997-01-13 Ongoing
Nitrous Oxide N2O 1997-08-17 Ongoing
Sulfur Hexafluoride SF6 1997-08-17 Ongoing
Carbon-13/Carbon-12 in Carbon Dioxide d13C (CO2) 1997-01-13 Ongoing
Oxygen-18/Oxygen-16 in Carbon Dioxide d18O (CO2) 1997-01-13 Ongoing