Magnetic Field near a Moving Charge
A particle with positive charge q is moving with speed v along the z axis toward positive z. At the time of this problem it is located at the origin, x=y=z=0. Your task is to find the magnetic field at various locations in the three-dimensional space around the moving charge. (Figure 1)
Find the magnetic field at the point.
Express your answer in terms of µ0, q, v, x1, and y1, and use x^, y^, and z^ for the three-unit vectors.
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