Two Notable Geomagnetic Storms

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    DISTURBANCES of considerable intensity, comprising two distinct geomagnetic storms, occurred during the interval March 23-29. Displays of the aurora borealis have been reported ; there was dislocation over longdistance radio channels and, in the case of the second storm, with submarine-cable telegraphy. The Astronomer Royal has given the following provisional data: ranges in the three elements (D, H and V) of the earth's magnetic field as recorded at the Abinger magnetic observatory during the three 24-hour intervals commencing March 23 at llh. U.T.

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    Two Notable Geomagnetic Storms. Nature 157, 435 (1946). https://doi.org/10.1038/157435a0

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