One some problems in connections with the sodium radiation in twilight. by Gotfred Ingolf Kvifte

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SeriesUniversities Fysiske Institutt, Oslo. Meddelelse -- 205
ContributionsOslo. Universitet. Fysiske Institutt.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages62
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In twilight, reflection of scattered D-line radiation between ground and the sodium layer may have a small effect on the observed intensity (Table ), but in the daytime the incident solar flux, as well as the scattered radiation, will be reflected. DIFFUSE RADIATION, TWILIGHT, AND PHOTOCHEMISTRY - 11 31Stkm I 1 I, I I I L L 84 4 89 9 SoiarangleIdegreesI Fig.

Wavelength and frequency are inversely proportional: As the wavelength increases, the frequency decreases. The inverse proportionality is illustrated in Figure figure also shows the electromagnetic spectrum, the range of all types of electromagnetic of the various colors of visible light has specific frequencies and wavelengths associated with them, and you can see that Author: OpenStax.

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