Ionospheric Shear Flow Situations Observed by the MIRACLE Network, and the Concept of Harang Discontinuity

  1. Shin-Ichi Ohtani,
  2. Ryoichi Fujii,
  3. Michael Hesse and
  4. Robert L. Lysak
  1. O. Amm,
  2. P. Janhunen,
  3. H. J. Opgenoorth,
  4. T. I. Pulkkinen and
  5. A. Viljanen

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM118p0227

Magnetospheric Current Systems

Magnetospheric Current Systems

How to Cite

Amm, O., Janhunen, P., Opgenoorth, H. J., Pulkkinen, T. I. and Viljanen, A. (2000) Ionospheric Shear Flow Situations Observed by the MIRACLE Network, and the Concept of Harang Discontinuity, in Magnetospheric Current Systems (eds S.-I. Ohtani, R. Fujii, M. Hesse and R. L. Lysak), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM118p0227

Author Information

  1. Finnish Meteorological Institute, Geophysical Research Division, Helsinki, Finland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875909769

Online ISBN: 9781118669006

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Keywords:

  • Magnetospheric currents—Congresses

Summary

  • Introduction

  • Instrumentation

  • Rotation-Type and Expansion-Type Harang Discontinuity

  • Spatial Conductance Distributions Along Shear Flow Regions for Five Instantanous Events

  • Fac Distribution at the Shear Flow Region on the Example of the August 27, 1998, Event

  • Discussion and Conclusions