BackForward Variable: Electrostatic charge

Full name Electrostatic charge
Definition Measurement of the electrostatic charge of a satellite accumulated because of the environmental situation.
Measuring Units pA·cm-2 Uncertainty Units %
Horizontal Res Units Vertical Res Units
Stability Units % (Stability /decade)


Comment: Significant of the overall amount of charged particles hitting the platform.
Last modified: 2013-10-16
Applied in OSCAR/Space Gap Analysis: Yes
  • Domain: Outer Space
    • Sub-domain: Energetic particles and solar wind
      • Variable: Electrostatic charge
        • Measured in Layers:
          • Ionos
          • Geo
          • Leo
          • Meo
          • Magnet
  • Cross-cutting themes:
  • Used in Application Areas:

Requirements defined for Electrostatic charge  (0)

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Id Variable Layer App Area Uncertainty Stability / decade Hor Res Ver Res Obs Cyc Timeliness Coverage Conf Level Val Date Source