The Interplanetary Magnetic Field

  • Franco Mariani
  • Fritz M. Neubauer
Part of the Physics and Chemistry in Space, Space and Solar Phycics book series (SPACE, volume 20)

Abstract

In 1974 a number of observations of the magnetic field at about 1 AU were already available and the concept of coronal magnetic field expansion in the heliosphere well established. On the other hand, only a few, sporadic, in situ field observations were available at heliocentric distances significantly inside the terrestrial orbit.

Keywords

Anisotropy Depression Coherence Lution Azimuth 

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  • Fritz M. Neubauer

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