Magnetic Field Measurements near Mars

@article{Smith1965MagneticFM,
  title={Magnetic Field Measurements near Mars},
  author={E. Smith and L. Davis and P. Coleman and D. Jones},
  journal={Science},
  year={1965},
  volume={149},
  pages={1241 - 1242}
}
During the encounter between Mariner IV and Mars on 14-15 July, no magnetic effect that could be definitely associated with the planet was evident in the magnetometer data. This observation implies that the Martian magnetic dipole moment is, at most, 3 x 10-4 times that of the earth. 

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