parameter of the geomagnetic field often used to describe positions in near-Earth space
NOTE L or L-shell has a complicated derivation based on an invariant of the motion of charged particles in the terrestrial magnetic field. However it is useful in defining plasma regimes within the magnetosphere because, for a dipole magnetic field, it is equal to the geocentric altitude in Earth-radii of the local magnetic field line where it crosses the equator.
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