Accession Number : AD0288070

Title :   SOLAR AND LUNAR TIDES IN THE DRIFT OF THE E REGION

Corporate Author : AIR FORCE CAMBRIDGE RESEARCH LABS L G HANSCOM FIELD MASS

Personal Author(s) : HARNISCHMACHER,E. ; RAWER,K.

Report Date : 30 JUN 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : By systematic statistical treatment of a ar e number of observations standard seasonal drift diagrams for the E re ion are obtained. Individual groups of days are compared with the standards and this is done for he prevailing component as well as the 12 h rotational component. In this way it could be stated that the declinations of sun and moon have an importantAND RATHER SIMILAR INFLUENCE ON BOTH COMPONENTS. (Author)

Descriptors :   *GEOPHYSICS, *IONOSPHERE, DRIFT, METEOROLOGICAL CHARTS, MOON, SUN

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE