MagQuest Phase 1

Submission period now closed.

The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) calls upon solvers to submit novel approaches to geomagnetic data collection for the World Magnetic Model.

The deadline for submissions is 4:59 p.m. EDT on May 16, 2019. Please submit at least one hour before the deadline to ensure your completed submission is received.

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Submission Abstract

Submission Category *

Please select the primary platform you will use to collect the necessary geomagnetic data measurements. Note that solvers may highlight the sensor more prominently than the platform in their submission.


Does your solution rely on access to any third-party data sources, resources, content, or technology? *

This could include dependency on existing or future missions as hosted payloads, reliance on existing data, etc.




Optional: Would you be interested in collaborating with other solvers who have complementary expertise in Phase 2 of MagQuest if given the option?

Optional: Opportunities for Collaboration

Challenge Communication

Optional: How did you find out about MagQuest?

Optional: Open Innovation Updates

Solver Profile

MagQuest is open to both domestic and international solvers. Entrants are not eligible to receive any monetary or nonmonetary prize in the challenge if they are a resident or entity designated by the United States Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control as Specially Designated Nationals. See the Official Rules, Terms & Conditions for more information on eligibility *

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