Reply to Some Comments by Malville Concerning the Midnight Auroral Maximum

Published in: Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 66, no. 3, Mar. 1961, p. 898-991

Posted on RAND.org on January 01, 1961

by Ernest H. Vestine, J. W. Kern

Read More

Access further information on this document at Journal of Geophysical Research

This article was published outside of RAND. The full text of the article can be found at the link above.

The authors reply to comments made by J. M. Malville on the movement of geomagneticall trapped radiation toward lower latitudes on the night side of the earth in relation to observed preferential dumping of auroral particles near magnetic midnight.

This report is part of the RAND Corporation external publication series. Many RAND studies are published in peer-reviewed scholarly journals, as chapters in commercial books, or as documents published by other organizations.

The RAND Corporation is a nonprofit institution that helps improve policy and decisionmaking through research and analysis. RAND's publications do not necessarily reflect the opinions of its research clients and sponsors.