Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/2122/3877
AuthorsChiappini, M. 
TitleObservatories in Italy
Issue Date2007
URIhttp://hdl.handle.net/2122/3877
ISBN978-1-4020-3992-8
KeywordsEarth's magnetic field
Magnetic observatories
Italy
L'Aquila and Castello Tesino
Subject Classification01. Atmosphere::01.03. Magnetosphere::01.03.06. Instruments and techniques 
04. Solid Earth::04.05. Geomagnetism::04.05.02. Geomagnetic field variations and reversals 
04. Solid Earth::04.05. Geomagnetism::04.05.03. Global and regional models 
04. Solid Earth::04.05. Geomagnetism::04.05.04. Magnetic anomalies 
04. Solid Earth::04.05. Geomagnetism::04.05.08. Instruments and techniques 
AbstractMonitoring the Earth's magnetic field is carried out by geomagnetic observatories all over the world. In Italy, the first observatory was founded in 1880, when Pietro Tacchini, the director of the Central Meteorological Institute (Ufficio Centrale di Meteorologia), launched an initiative to study the distribution of the Earth's magnetic field over the Italian territory.
Appears in Collections:Book chapters

Files in This Item:
File Description SizeFormat 
Enc. of geomagnetism and paleomagnetism.pdf879.92 kBAdobe PDFView/Open
Show full item record

Page view(s)

166
Last Week
0
Last month
0
checked on Jul 25, 2017

Download(s)

28
checked on Jul 25, 2017

Google ScholarTM

Check