BackForwardInstrument:  Magnetometer (Aditya) 

Instrument details
Acronym Magnetometer (Aditya)
Full name Magnetometer
Purpose To measure the magnetic field associated to the solar wind
Short description No description available
Background Consolidated technology
Scanning Technique In-situ at the L1 position
Resolution N/A
Coverage / Cycle N/A
Mass Power Data Rate


Providing Agency ISRO
Instrument Maturity Flown on an R&D satellite
Utilization Period: ≥2021 to ≥2026
Last update: 2018-02-18
Detailed characteristics
Satellites this instrument is flying on

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Instrument classification
  • Solar and space environment monitors
  • Field or radiowave sensor
Mission objectives
No mission objectives have been defined.
Tentative Evaluation of Measurements

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