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Polarization of the zodiacal light - First results from SkylabA brief description is given of the Skylab ten color photoelectric photometer and the programs of measurements made during Skylab missions SL-2 and SL-3. Results obtained on the polarized brightness of zodiacal light at five points on the antisolar hemisphere are discussed and compared with other published data for the north celestial pole, south ecliptic pole, at elongation 90 degrees on the ecliptic, and at two places near the north galactic pole.
Document ID
19760060742
Document Type
Conference Proceedings
Authors
Sparrow, J. G. (State Univ. of New York Albany, NY, United States)
Weinberg, J. L. (State Univ. of New York Albany, NY, United States)
Hahn, R. C. (New York, State University Albany, N.Y., United States)
Date Acquired
August 8, 2013
Publication Date
January 1, 1976
Subject Category
GEOPHYSICS
Meeting Information
Interplanetary dust and zodiacal light(Heidelberg)
Funding Number(s)
CONTRACT_GRANT: NAS8-30251
Distribution Limits
Public
Copyright
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