Metsähovi connected to the official time of Finland

​The Metsähovi Geodetic Research Station and the Metsähovi Radio Observatory were connected to the official time of Finland. The time transfer to Metsähovi occurs from the UTC-laboratory at VTT MIKES Metrology in Otaniemi via optical fibre using the White Rabbit protocol. VTT MIKES Metrology has been an early adopter of the White Rabbit technology for time transfer across long distances. The time transfer supports geodetic measurements at Metsähovi.

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https://maanmittauslaitos.fi/en/topical_issues/metsahovi-connected-official-time-finland

http://www.aalto.fi/en/current/news/2017-08-29-002/