SAMPEX - A Synoptic View of Earth's Electron Radiation Belts: North Pole Energetic Fluxes from HILT

  • Released Sunday, January 1st, 1995
  • Updated Wednesday, May 3rd, 2023 at 2:00PM
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The Solar Anomalous and Magnetospheric Particle Explorer, SAMPEX, measures fluxes of energetic particles from the sun, the Earth's magnetosphere, and cosmic ray sources over a broad range of energies.
The four instruments aboard SAMPEX are the Low-Energy Ion Analyzer (LEICA), The Heavy Ion Large Telescope (HILT), The Mass Spectrometer Telescope (MAST), and the Proton-Electron Telescope (PET).

Video slate image reads "SAMPEXHILT Solid State Detector Array> 1.0 MeV ElectronsNorth Pole".

Video slate image reads "SAMPEX
HILT Solid State Detector Array
> 1.0 MeV Electrons
North Pole".

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