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1400-C06  Magnetic Observatory

Location – town/settlement
Qeqertarsuaq

Purpose
Centre areas

Specific use
Common purposes

Use
The area is to be used for public purposes such as buildings for the magnetic and seismic observatory

Current conditions
The area covers an area of some 4 ha

Building provisions
New buildings are to have a maximum height of one storey

Remaining available space
The area is fully developed without any available space

Traffic service and utilities
Road access to the area is to be from Ammassavinnguaq

Listed, protected and preservation-worthy features
No special provisions

Regulated zones
The area is covered by the protection zone around the Magnetic Observatory. Within the protection zone, only buildings and facilities related to the observatory may be established. The protection zone is determined as a circle with a 100-metre radius, measured from the centre of the so-called “Absolut house”.
The protection zone is determined as a circle with a distance of 25 metres from the observatory’s four buildings.

Special provisions
No special provisions

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Last edited 23-5-2017