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Sovremennye problemy distantsionnogo zondirovaniya Zemli iz kosmosa


Sovremennye problemy distantsionnogo zondirovaniya Zemli iz kosmosa, 2011, Vol. 8, No. 3, pp. 257-262

The spatial distribution of the lightning in the east of Russia on remote sensing data

V.I. Kozlov , V.A. Mullayarov , R.R. Karimov 
J.G. Shafer, Institute of Space Physics Research and Aeronomy SB RAS, 677980, Russia, Yakutsk, Lenina 31
Presents data on registration tool by the density of lightning discharges and the dynamics of thunderstorms in North Asia (60°-170° east longitude and 40°-80° N) for 2009, presented maps of lightning strikes, latitudinal and longitudinal variation of the density and the density dependence of the height of the relief. Also presents the ratio between the number of lightning strikes for different types of central Yakutia.
Keywords: storm, remote monitoring, current, negative ground level, latitudinal and longitudinal course
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