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A Global Electric Circuit on MarsWe describe conditions on the surface of Mars conducive to the formation of a martian global electric circuit, in a direct analogy to the terrestrial case where atmospheric currents and electric fields are generated worldwide through the charging in thunderstorms. Additional information is contained in the original extended abstract.
Document ID
Document Type
Conference Paper
Delory, G. T.
(California Univ. Berkeley, CA United States)
Farrell, W. M.
(NASA Goddard Space Flight Center Greenbelt, MD United States)
Desch, M. D.
(NASA Goddard Space Flight Center Greenbelt, MD United States)
Date Acquired
August 20, 2013
Publication Date
January 1, 2001
Publication Information
Publication: Lunar and Planetary Science XXXII
Subject Category
Lunar And Planetary Science And Exploration
Distribution Limits
Work of the US Gov. Public Use Permitted.

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