Earth  Sun  ID: 2676

Tour of the Magnetosphere

Tour of the Earth's magnetosphere generated for 'Live from the Aurora'. This viz pulls out from the Earth and fades in components of the magnetosphere.

Visualization Credits

Tom Bridgman (GST): Lead Animator
Dan Spicer (NASA/GSFC): Scientist
Please give credit for this item to:
NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio. Additional assistance from Art Poland (NASA/GSFC) and Nicola Fox (Johns Hopkins APL)

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Data Used:
3D Unstructured-mesh Magnetosphere Simulation
Note: While we identify the data sets used in these visualizations, we do not store any further details nor the data sets themselves on our site.

This item is part of this series:
Live from the Aurora

Keywords:
SVS >> Earth
SVS >> Geomagnetic Field
SVS >> Magnetosphere
DLESE >> Space science
NASA Science >> Earth
NASA Science >> Sun