Arctic Research Directory

ID-421 :   Polar magnetometer network



Research/Observation Title

Polar magnetometer network

Science Summary (common)

Study of global aurora dynamics with accumulation of high quality data for variety of activities through a Solar cycle with condition of clear sky.

Planning Period

Planning Start Year 2000 〜 Planning End Year 2003

Principal Investigator

Kyushu University
- Individual Project Information 1/1 Research/Observation Period 2000-04-01 〜 2001-03-31

Funding Information Other Funding Details

Study of global aurora dynamics in the northern polar region


Space Physics


RollContact PersonNameKanji HAYASHIAffiliationDepartment of Earth and Planetary Science, The University of
RollCo-researcherNameD. J. MCEWENAffiliationUniv. Sask.CountryCanada
RollCo-researcherNameR. E. HORITAAffiliationUniv. Vic.CountryCanada
RollCo-researcherNameP. E. SANDHOLTAffiliationUniv. OsloCountryNorway
RollCo-researcherNameJ. MOENAffiliationUniv. OsloCountryNorway

Research/Observation Methods

All-sky TV camera ( several panchromatic and one monochromatic cameras)

Research/Observation Period

2000-04-01 〜 2001-03-31

Research/Observation Point (Detail)

Field Site: Dawson City Latitude [degree]: 64.059888 Longitude [degree]: -139.432127
Field Site: Eureka Latitude [degree]: 79.988914 Longitude [degree]: -85.940727
Field Site: Longyearbyen Latitude [degree]: 78.222635 Longitude [degree]: 15.653281
Field Site: Ny-Alesund Latitude [degree]: 78.923614 Longitude [degree]: 11.908498
Data Registration
05:42 on Wed March 25, 2020
Last Update
05:42 on Wed March 25, 2020