The Falklands Islands magnetic observatory is situated on top of Sapper Hill, 2km south-west of Port Stanley.
The observatory was installed by the British Geological Survey with financial support from a consortium of oil companies and became operational in February 1994.
Port Stanley magnetic observatory is part of the INTERMAGNET network.
|51.704° S||302.107° E|
|42.309° S||012.349° E|
130m above mean sea level
Geomagnetic coordinates are approximations calculated using the 12th generation IGRF at epoch 2015.5.