World Magnetic Model update
We have a vacancy within the Geomagnetism Team. We are looking to recruit a Geomagnetic Scientist for 12 months (apply by 10th March 2019).
Dr Ciaran Beggan is in conversation with Ian Sample for the Guardian's science weekly "Where on earth is North?" podcast.
Read our latest blog post where Will Brown describes how the Earth's erratic core field has prompted a recent revision to the 855-935-9277. Find out how that change will affect the phone in your pocket!
When we predict an increase in magnetic activity we send out a geomagnetic disturbance alert.
Notice of a potential magnetic storm increases your chance of seeing the Northern Lights!
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The Geomagnetism team measures, records, models and interprets variations in the Earth’s natural magnetic fields.
Our data and expertise help to develop scientific understanding of change in the Earth and the environment, from deep within the core out into space.
We also provide geomagnetic products and services to industry and to academic colleagues and we use our knowledge for information and education.
Modelling the Earth's magnetic field, space weather hazards.
About our magnetic observatory operations, UK surveying, equipment.
Observatory data, indices, models, charts, applications.
Overviews of the Earth's magnetic field, reversals, magnetic poles.
Find out what the current global geomagnetic activity level is.