China Antarctic Science Research Station location: China Antarctic Science Research Station

Kunlun Station, Antarctic

Publish Time: 2019-03-07

The Chinese Kunlun Station (80°25′S, 77°6′E) is the first Chinese inland station, located in the highest region of Dome A, East Antarctic. The altitude is 4090 meters. The station was erected on the 27thJanuary, 2009, with the total area of 558 square meters. The station can accommodate 20 persons in summer. The science disciplines carried out at the station include Glaciology, Geophysics, Astronomy, and so on.