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Observations of the Solar Wind, Bow Shock and Magnetosheath by the Vela Satellites

  • I. B. Strong
Part of the Astrophysics and Space Science Library book series (ASSL, volume 10)

Abstract

The results presented here derive from measurements made by the charged particle analyzers on the Vela 2A, 2B, 3A, and 3B satellites. The orbits, spacecraft and instrumentation are described in some detail elsewhere (Singer, 1965). Only a very brief summary will be given here.

Keywords

Solar Wind Solar Wind Velocity Solar Rotation Bulk Velocity Solar Wind Plasma 
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© D. Reidel Publishing Company, Dordrecht, Holland 1968

Authors and Affiliations

  • I. B. Strong
    • 1
  1. 1.Los Alamos Scientific LaboratoryUniversity of CaliforniaLos AlamosUSA

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