[ExI] A Geophysics problem
anders at aleph.se
Fri Oct 2 09:33:55 UTC 2015
On 2015-09-30 16:29, BillK wrote:
> Do you need to allow for the orbital speed of the earth (30 km/s)
> ploughing through the solar wind?
Nope, since the solar wind is about 10 times larger it will dominate the
> Isn't LEO up to GSO within the magnetosphere? So the solar wind effect
> will be reduced before it hits Keith's hydrogen?
Most of the solar wind is neutral hydrogen unaffected by the magnetosphere.
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