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Computer procedure for deriving ionospheric characteristic M(3000)F2 from h′(f) data

Computer procedure for deriving ionospheric characteristic M(3000)F2 from h′(f) data

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Standard procedures used at ionospheric observatories to determine the ionospheric characteristic M(3000)F2 by means of overlays or sliders applied to vertical-incidence ionograms are examined. Equations are presented to determine the corresponding values directly from numerical h′(f) data.

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