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Term: | PolarAngle |

Definition: |
The angle between the position or measuredvector and the k-axis of the coordinate system. Mathematically defined asarctan([SQRT(i^2+j^2)]/k). This term could be also applied to angles betweenthe vector and other components, for example the IMF cone angle defined asarccos(Bx/Bt). |

Created 2023.04.16

Last Modified 2023.04.16

Contributed by Ryan
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