Accession Number : AD0274594

Title :   THE GRAVITATIONAL CONCENTRATION OF PARTICULATE MATTER IN THE SPACE NEAR THE EARTH

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : DOLE,S.H.

Report Date : APR 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : A theory that the observed concentration of micrometeoritic material around the earth can be attributed entirely to the earth's gravitational field is presented. (Author)

Descriptors :   *METEORS, EXOSPHERE, GRAVITY, MICROMETEOROLOGY, UPPER ATMOSPHERE

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE