Accession Number : AD0707746

Title :   PHOTOSPHERIC MAGNETIC FIELD ROTATION: RIGID AND DIFFERENTIAL.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : CALIFORNIA UNIV BERKELEY SPACE SCIENCES LAB

Personal Author(s) : Wilcox,John M. ; Schatten,Kenneth H. ; Tanenbaum,Andrew S. ; Howard,Robert

Report Date : 13 APR 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 20

Abstract : An autocorrelation of the direction of the large-scale photospheric magnetic field observed during 1959-1967 has yielded evidence that the field structure at a given heliographic latitude can display both differential rotation and rigid rotation properties.

Descriptors :   (*SUN, MAGNETIC FIELDS), (*MAGNETIC FIELDS, ROTATION), POLARIZATION

Subject Categories : Astrophysics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE