Accession Number : AD0783679

Title :   Pioneer X: Observations of Energetic Electrons in the Jovian Magnetosphere,

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

Personal Author(s) : Randall,B. A.

Report Date : JUN 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 43

Abstract : Results are given of a study of the intensities, energy spectra, and angular distribution of energetic particles in the magnetosphere of Jupiter; the heliocentric radial gradient of the intensity of galactic cosmic rays; and the occurrence, intensity, and angular distribution of solar flare particles and their propagation through the interplanetary medium at large heliocentric distances.

Descriptors :   *Jupiter(Planet), *Planetary atmospheres, Electrons, Energetic properties, Spatial distribution, Magnetosphere, Radiation belts, Solar flares

Subject Categories : Astrophysics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE