Accession Number : AD0674378

Title :   THE CANADIAN VISUAL AURORAL PROGRAM,

Corporate Author : NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL OF CANADA OTTAWA (ONTARIO)

Personal Author(s) : Millman,Peter M.

Report Date : 18 DEC 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : The role of visual observations in current international auroral programs is assessed, using the Canadian program as an example. The IGY and IQSY experience in this field is reviewed, and the relative merits of all-sky camera programs and visual programs are noted. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*AURORAE, NORTH AMERICA), SUNSPOTS, GEOMAGNETISM, PERIODIC VARIATIONS, IONOSPHERIC DISTURBANCES, CANADA

Subject Categories : Atmospheric Physics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE