Accession Number:

AD0681151

Title:

TRAPPED ENERGETIC ALPHA PARTICLES IN THE OUTER RADIATION BELT,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

AEROSPACE CORP EL SEGUNDO CALIF LAB OPERATIONS

Report Date:

1968-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

30.0

Abstract:

Alphas with energies greater than 4.4 and 8.2 MeV were detected in the earths outer radiation belt near L 3.0 with a counter telescope. These measurements were carried out in August 1966 aboard the near polar elliptical OV3-3 satellite 1966-70A. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Atmospheric Physics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE