Cover: Morphology of Magnetic Storms.

Morphology of Magnetic Storms.

Published 1961

by Ernest H. Vestine

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Part of a continuing study of the properties of charged particles and fields in space. This Memorandum describes what is believed to occur during a magnetic storm by summarizing what is known about or inferred from the aurora, the ionosphere, and the relationship between them and the earth's radiation belts.

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