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CAMS networks USA:
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California (80 cameras)
map MA
Atlantic (6 cameras)
map FL
Florida (4 cameras)
map LO-CAMS
LO-CAMS (32 cameras)

CAMS networks worldwide:
map NZ
NewZealand (32 cameras)
map NL
BeNeLux (61 cameras)
map CAMS UAE
UAE Astronomical Camera Network (48 cameras)

Set up new cameras or a new network


CAMS coverage (yellow) and others (green) on map of total hours of sunshine.

Contact Peter Jenniskens for details if you like to participate. Pete Gural has build a one-camera version of CAMS which can be used to add cameras to an existing CAMS network, up to 16 on one PC, or set up a separate CAMS network elsewhere. He has put all software elements in place for a single user to be able to calibrate and operate the camera and view the results. Dave Samuels has developed scripts to run this software autonomously. The map below shows which areas are covered already.

Instructions on how to set up a new camera or network.

Camera coverage area in the United States for the high-resolution NASA's Cameras for Allsky Meteor Surveillance project (CAMS). Florida and Mid-Atlantic areas are only partially covered. Also shown are areas covered by the low-resolution all-sky cameras of NASA's Allsky Fireball Network (open circles) run from NASA MSFC, and the related ASGARD network operated by UWO.

CAMS California (P.O.C.: Dave Samuels):
210 SM College of San Mateo - Justin Stevick.
218 WC Walnut Creek - James N Head.
219 TP Tehachapi - Sean Spratt.
250-265 FH Foresthill - Jim Wray.
266-267 BW Brentwood - David Samuels.

CAMS Florida (P.O.C.: Andy Howell):
230 GV Gainesville, FL - Andy Howell.
231 NS New Smyrna Beach, FL - Barbara Harris.
232 NS New Smyrna Beach, FL - Barbara Harris.
233 FT Florida Tech, FL - Daniel Batcheldor.

CAMS BeNeLux (P.O.C.: Carl Johannink):
311-317 GN Gronau - Carl Johannink.
320-327 HL Hengelo - Martin Breukers.
330-339 OK Oostkapelle - Klaas Jobse.
341-344 OP Ooltgensplaat - Piet Neels.
346 DG Dwingeloo - Cees Bassa.
347-348 HE Heesch - Erwin van Ballegoij.
351-352 EM Ermelo - Koen Miskotte.
358-359 BB Benningbroek - Jos Nijland.
360-365 AR Alphen aan de Rijn - Robert Haas.
366 LC Leiden central - Marco Langbroek.
371-373 LD Leiden - Hans Betlem.
376-377 UT Utrecht - Felix Bettonvil.
381-382 WD Wilderen - JeanMarie Biets.
383-384 ML Mechelen - Paul Roggemans.
385 ZB Zillebeke - Steve Rau.
386 LM Langemark - Franky Dubois.
387 IP Ieper - Steve Rau.
388-389 ML Mechelen - Paul Roggemeans.
390-391 MC Mechelen - Luc Gobin.
393 UK Ukkel - Stijn Calder.
394-395 DS Dourbes - Stijn Calder.
396 GT Gent - Tim Polvliet.

CAMS Atlantic (P.O.C.: Pete Gural):
405-410 ST Sterling, VA - Pete Gural.
410 AN Annapolis, MD - Billy Smith.
414 MA Mnt Airy, MD - George Varros.

CAMS California (P.O.C.: Peter Jenniskens):
501-525 FP Fremont Peak, CA - Rick Morales.
526-549 SV Sunnyvale, CA - Jim Albers.
550-573 LO Lick Observatory, CA - Bryant Grigsby.

CAMS South Africa (P.O.C.: Tim Cooper):
577-580 VP Victoria Park - Oleg Toumilovich.
585-588 BR Bredell - Tim Cooper.

CAMS New Zealand (P.O.C.: Prof. Jack Baggaley):
701-716 GE Geraldine - Peter Aldous.
721-736 WM West Melton - Ian Crumpton.

UAE Astronomical Camera Network (P.O.C.: Mohammad Odeh):
750-765 UACN1 - .
766-781 UACN2 - .
782-797 UACN3 - .

Lowell Observatory CAMS, Arizona (P.O.C.: Nick Moskovitz):
900-915 DC - .
916-931 MH - Nick Moskovitz.

General allocation of numbers:
000-199: CAMS California
200-299: CAMS USA Single-CAMS networks
300-399: CAMS BeNeLux
400-449: CAMS Atlantic
450-499: CMN
500-599: -.-
600-699: CAMS Spectrograph
700-749: CAMS New Zealand
750-799: CAMS UAE
800-849: CAMS BeNeLux
850-899: -.-
900-999: CAMS Arizona

Coverage of BeNeLux

group photo


Meet CAMS at BeNeLux - From left to right (with camera numbers): Casper ter Kuile, Robert Haas (361/362/363/364), Hans Betlem (371/372/373), Erwin van Ballegoij (347), Klaas Jobse (331/332/337/338), Piet Neels (341/342), Adriana Nicolae, Paul Roggemans (383/384), Jacques Bouw (349), Paul Lindsay (356), Franky Dubois (385), Steve Rau (386), Martin Breukers (321/322/323/324 /325/326), Steve Rau jr., Felix Bettonvil (376), Marc Neyts (346). Photo: Carl Johannink (311/312/313/314). Not present: Jean Marie Biets (381/382) and Koen Miskotte (351/352).

single CAMS locations
An updated layout of the SingleCAMS network in California from a CAMS Pointing Tool software written by Dave Samuels, based on software created by Chris Verness of Belgium.

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