Aspects of main-field and secular variation models derived from Ørsted and contemporary ground-based data
Macmillan, Susan; Thomson, Alan. 2000 Aspects of main-field and secular variation models derived from Ørsted and contemporary ground-based data. [Poster] In: AGU Fall Meeting (December 2000), San Francisco, USA, 15-19 December 2000. (Unpublished)Before downloading, please read NORA policies.
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Ground-based data that are contemporary with the Ørsted mission are valuable as an independent data source for main field and secular variation modelling. We consider the potential contribution of both types of data to geomagnetic models from the perspective of quality and distribution in space and time. Seasonal and local time effects in Ørsted-based models are noted. Estimates of apparent crustal biases at world-wide observatories are compared with equivalent values for the Magsat era.
|Item Type:||Conference or Workshop Item (Poster)|
|Programmes:||BGS Programmes > Seismology and Geomagnetism|
|NORA Subject Terms:||Earth Sciences|
|Date made live:||29 Nov 2012 15:49|
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