Skip to main content
Introducing Einstein Probe, Astro Flavored Markdown, and Notices Schema v4.0.0. See news and announcements

Spacecraft Geolocation and McIlwain L

Enables GCN providers to include spacecraft geolocation and McIlwain L-Parameter.

View the source on GitHub

Properties

* = required

NameTypeDescription
latitudenumberGeocentric latitude [deg]
longitudenumberGeocentric longitude [deg]
altitudenumberDistance from the surface of the Earth [km].
mcilwain_lnumberMcIlwain L-parameter
geoloc_timestringTime [UTC, ISO 8601] of the geolocation and McIlwain L-parameter, if different than the trigger time.
Looking for U.S. government information and services? Visit USA.gov