Accession Number : AD0624507

Title :   ON THE LOW LATITUDE 'NEGATIVE BAYS' IN THE AFTERNOON SECTOR.

Descriptive Note : Progress rept.,

Corporate Author : IOWA UNIV IOWA CITY DEPT OF PHYSICS AND ASTRONOMY

Personal Author(s) : Akasofu,Syun-Ichi

Report Date : NOV 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 18

Abstract : It is argued that the so-called low latitude 'negative bay' in the afternoon sector is not caused by the return current from the polar electrojet, but is the field of the simultaneously growing asymmetric main phase decrease. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*GEOMAGNETISM, POLAR REGIONS), MAGNETIC STORMS, ATMOSPHERIC ELECTRICITY, GEOPHYSICS, AURORAE

Subject Categories : Atmospheric Physics
      Geomagnetism

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE