CEOS Instrument: Absolute Scalar Magnetometer

Agency: CNES
Mission: Swarm
Status:Being developed
Description:Absolute calibration of Vector Field Magnetometer on board Swarm satellites
Spatial Resolution: 0.1 nT
Swath Width: N/A
Wavebands: N/A
Technology: Magnetometer
Description: System designed to measure the Earth’s magnetic field in its various components (scalar, vector). Applicable only in LEO.

Measurement List:

  Magnetic field (scalar)

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CEOS Systems Engineering Office (SEO)

CEOS Data Base Version: 17 - Created: 2012-01-18