Magnetic reconnection with asymmetry in the outflow direction occurs in the Earth's magnetotail, coronal mass ejections, flux cancellation events, astrophysical disks, spheromak merging...
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Murphy, N. A.; Sovinec, C. R.; and Cassak, P. A., "Magnetic reconnection with asymmetry in the outflow direction" (2010). Faculty Scholarship. 220.
Murphy, N. A.., Sovinec, C. R.., & Cassak, P. A.. (2010). Magnetic Reconnection With Asymmetry In The Outflow Direction. Journal of Geophysical Research, 115(A9), n/a-n/a. http://doi.org/10.1029/2009JA015183