Magnetic Field Measurements by the Satellite Systems: A Review


  •   Jyh-Woei Lin


Recently, in real-time the Disturbance storm time (Dst) indices observing by Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite (GOES) was performable using so-called Goes-Magnetometer. Dst index is a geomagnetic index, which is the L1 data with the lead time, to detect geomagnetic storms with the lead time. Geomagnetic storms affected human activity and caused economic losses. Therefore, Dst index is a very important index. The past recorded contributions of corresponding Satellites were introduced. Now, in real-time Dst indices observing by Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite (GOES-16) (Goes-Magnetometer) was performed. However, the Dst index was not the issue in this study.

Keywords: Disturbance storm time (Dst) indices; Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite (GOES); Goes-Magnetometer; Geomagnetic Storms; GOES-16


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How to Cite
Lin, J.-W. (2021). Magnetic Field Measurements by the Satellite Systems: A Review. European Journal of Environment and Earth Sciences, 2(4), 35-36.