Story: Magnetic field

Aeromagnetic equipment, White Island

Aeromagnetic equipment, White Island

During a survey of White Island, aeromagnetic equipment (foreground) was slung beneath the helicopter to take readings as the helicopter flew low over the island.

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Tony Hurst, 'Magnetic field - Magnetic measurements in New Zealand', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 1 December 2022)

Story by Tony Hurst, published 12 Jun 2006