Caption: Under the wave of energetic particles from the Halloween 2003 solar storm events, the Earth's radiation belts underwent significant changes in structure. This visualization is constructed using daily-averaged particle flux data from the SAMPEX satellite installed in a simple dipole model for the Earth's magnetic field.

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Earth's Radiation Belts

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Duration: 00:00:11.16

Frame size: 1280x720

Frame rate: 25

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