ASTROCLIMATOLOGY OF GAMSBERG, NAMIBIA
Longitude: 16.23; East Latitude: 23.34; South Height: 2350 meters
A summary of the theoretical background .
An Aerial View of Gamsberg Table Mountain, Fourmilab Satellite Map (Width 18°, Width 36°),
Acknowledgments: The Gamsberg Campaign was organized with the support of Max Plank Institüt für Astronomy, Heidelberg, Germany, represented by Dr. Thorsten Neckel. Logistical support in Namibia was provided by O. Lengenfelder. The main observer during the whole campaign was Rolf Lengenfelder, (Namibia) assisted part-time by Albrecht Neckel (Germany) and Julio Navarrete (ESO Chile).
Another astronomical project: HESS is building an array of imaging Cherenkov telescopes in the vicinity of Gamsberg: construction started in August 2000.
10-year rain statistics were collected at compiled at nearby Farm Hoenheim by the owner Mr. Strauble