WDC for Geophysics, Beijing(中国地球物理学科中心)

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ID 207
Title A new catalogue of historical Korean auroral records during 1012-1811
Creator Yong Wei
Subject Auroral records compiled from Korean historical books
Publisher Xiukuan Zhao
Description The dataset contains 2013 auroral records extracted from Korean historical books, Koryo-Sa (AD 918–1391, or History of Koryo), Choson Wangjo Sillok (AD 1392–1910, or The Veritable Records of the Choson Dynasty) and Seungjeongweon Ilgi (AD 1623-1910, or The Daily Records of the Royal Secretariat of Joseon Dynasty).The table contains 8 columns, the 1st column showed the index of the record, the 2nd-4th columns stored the calendar year, month and date, which were converted to the Gregorian date, the 5th and 6th columns stored the lunar month and lunar date, the 7th column stored the description of the auroral record translated from the original books, and 8th column stored the IDN, through which the original scanned copy of the original books can be accessed through the PDF files named after the IDN.
Contributor Yuqi Wang, Si Chen, Kaihua Xu, Limei Yan, Xinan Yue, Fei He
Date AD 1012-1811
Type Date, local time, direction of auroral records
Format .xlsx, available in Microsoft Excel; .pdf, available in PDF Reader.
URL http://www.geophys.ac.cn/ArticleData/20200628KoreanAuroraRecordsByWei.zip
DOI 10.12197/2020GA008
Language eng
Rights Institute of Geology and Geophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences