lunar magnetic field

lunar magnetic field

[′lü·nər mag¦ned·ik ′fēld]
(astrophysics)
The magnetic field of the moon.
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Till recently, the lunar magnetic field was thought to have disappeared, or at least weakened significantly, about 3.
5 billion years ago, for reasons not known or understood, we didn't know whether the lunar magnetic field still lingered for some time.
No indication of a lunar magnetic field was found, within the limits of sensitivity of the magnetometer in the instrument capsule.