Minister of Agriculture Jari Leppä visited SGO on the 24th of February

Minister Jari Leppä visited to Sodankylä geophysical observatory. The internationally unique long-term space weather measurements were introduced in the Situational Awareness Center of SGO. The illustration of the near-Earth magnetic environment is shown in the picture below. Minister Leppä discussed with the SGO director Eija Tanskanen and vice-director Jyrki Manninen on SGO activities such as situational awareness radar, aurora predictions and solar storms and geohazard effects to the main functions of the society.


Last updated: 2.3.2020