Origin of NTC radiation outside equatorial plane
Date: 09 July 2004
Depicts: Diagram of Cluster and NTC region
Copyright: courtesy of Dr. P. Décréau
Orbital elements in a meridian plane during the interval 4:25 to 4:55 UT on 9 July 2001. Spacecraft are heading from southern to northern hemisphere, field lines crossed by C1 (black symbol), C2 (red symbol), C3 (green symbol) and C4 (purple symbol) are drawn at 4:45 UT.
The orange patch indicates the estimated source position of the non-thermal continuum radiation.
Last Update: 1 September 2019