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Ten-color Gegenschein-zodiacal light photometerA ten-color Fabry photometer was used during Skylab missions SL-2 and SL-3 to measure sky brightness and polarization associated with zodiacal light, background starlight, F region airglow, and spacecraft corona. A brief description is given of the design, calibration, and performance of the instrument.
Document ID
19770046420
Document Type
Reprint (Version printed in journal)
Authors
Sparrow, J. G. (New York, State University Albany, N.Y.; Aeronautical Research Laboratories, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia)
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
April 1, 1977
Publication Information
Publication: Applied Optics
Volume: 16
Subject Category
SPACECRAFT INSTRUMENTATION
Funding Number(s)
CONTRACT_GRANT: NAS8-30251
CONTRACT_GRANT: NAS8-24865
Distribution Limits
Public
Copyright
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