Accession Number:

AD0263948

Title:

RADIO EMISSION FROM JUPITER AT A WAVELENGTH OF 31 CM

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Corporate Author:

CALIFORNIA INST OF TECH PASADENA OWENS VALLEY RADIO OBSERVATORY

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Report Date:

1959-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

1.0

Abstract:

Radio emission from Jupiter was measured at a wavelength of 31 cm. The mean equivalent disk temperature is 5.5 x 1000 K. Two possible sources of the radiation are discussed freefree transitions in a Jovian corona, and synchrotron emission from a Jovian van Allen belt. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE