Institute of Meteorology and Climate Research

The Mérida Atmospheric Research Station (MARS)

The MIRA 2 radiometer was installed on Pico Espejo (8.5314°N, 71.0537°W, 4765 m asl) at Mérida, Venezuela.

There's a description of the station in Spanish.

A three dimensional view over the top of Pico Espejo is provided by Gerardo A. Sánchez Torres.

View over Pico Espejo to Pico Bolivar
View over Pico Espejo at 4765 m asl to Pico Bolivar.
The instruments for atmospheric research were installed in the "Estación Alejandro de Humboldt" in the foreground.

Entrance of the station
The entrance of the Estación Alejandro de Humboldt.
The building was recently renovated by the Universidad de Los Andes at Mérida.

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And this is the last picture taken by our webcam on Pico Espejo.