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Magnetic survey and ChinaGRF 2000


The magnetic survey in China carried out in resent years is briefly introduced. On the basis of the magnetic data at 119 repeat stations, 39 permanent observatories and 20 grid values of the IGRF 2000, the magnetic charts and models of China for 2000, called China Geomagnetic Reference Field 2000 (or ChinaGRF 2000) have been compiled.


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Xu, WY., Xia, GH., An, ZC. et al. Magnetic survey and ChinaGRF 2000. Earth Planet Sp 55, 215–217 (2003).

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  • Magnetic survey
  • Magnetic chart
  • ChinaGRF