Accession Number : AD0702799

Title :   THE PARTICLE ENVIRONMENT AT THE SYNCHRONOUS ALTITUDE.

Descriptive Note : Rept. for Jan-Jun 69,

Corporate Author : AEROSPACE CORP EL SEGUNDO CALIF LAB OPERATIONS

Personal Author(s) : Paulikas,George A. ; Blake,J. Bernard

Report Date : 31 DEC 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 64

Abstract : The particle environment at the synchronous orbit is summarized. Included in this report is a discussion of the properties of the trapped relativistic electron fluxes and the phenomenology of the penetration of solar protons to the synchronous orbit. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SYNCHRONOUS SATELLITES, SPACE ENVIRONMENTS), (*MAGNETOSPHERE, CHARGED PARTICLES), (*CHARGED PARTICLES, MEASUREMENT), PROTONS, ORBITS, ELECTRON DENSITY, COSMIC RAYS, MAGNETIC STORMS, SOLAR RADIATION, MAGNETOMETERS

Subject Categories : Atmospheric Physics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE