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Medium Energy Cosmic Ray Data Pool Plots on Microfilm


Availability: At NSSDC, Ready for Offline Distribution (or Staging if Digital)

Time span: 1978-08-12 to 1987-02-07


These data are contained on 35-mm microfilm reels. The data are plotted vs time in sets of 10 types of plots for each day. Each type of plot shows the magnetic field magnitude, flags indicating when the spacecraft maneuvering unit was on, and the spacecraft position in GSE coordinates (in Re) at a specified time during the day, plus outputs of the investigator's quick-look algorithms for one of the following experiments: solar wind plasma (78-079A-01A), magnetic fields (-02A), low-energy cosmic rays (-03A), medium-energy cosmic rays (-04A), cosmic ray electrons and nuclei (-06A), plasma waves (-07C), energetic protons (-08D),interplanetary and solar electrons (-09C), radio mapping (-10A), and X-ray and gamma-ray bursts (-14D). The medium-energy cosmic ray experiment data plotted are the 15-min-averaged preliminary counting rates for protons and alpha particles and Z>2 particles. The count rates are given for two energy ranges, which for protons (and alphas) are 4 to 57 and 18 to 70 MeV/nucleon.

Alternate Names

  • Med-Energy C.R. Dpool Plots,Mfilm


  • Space Physics: Heliospheric Studies


  • 78-079A-04A

Additional Information



Questions and comments about this data collection can be directed to: Dr. H. Kent Hills



NameRoleOriginal AffiliationE-mail
Dr. Tycho T. Von RosenvingeGeneral ContactNASA Goddard Space Flight
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