Why is the radiation absorbed or reflected by the atmosphere?

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What Is Earth Radiation? (with pictures) - wiseGEEK

Earth radiation is the amount of heat or ... while the rest is absorbed by the atmosphere and ... the surface and is reflected away by the atmosphere ...

Solar Energy in Earth's Atmosphere - Windows to the Universe

Various wavelengths of solar EM radiation penetrate Earth's atmosphere to ... also fail to penetrate the atmosphere; many are absorbed or reflected by the ...

WHO | Ultraviolet radiation and health

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Energy & The Atmosphere

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Solar Radiation in the Atmosphere

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Atmospheric Radiation - University of Denver

Of this, 76 is scattered or reflected, and 19 is absorbed, ... Beer's Law is almost useless for expressing the absorption of radiation in the atmosphere.

Figure 1-7.Radiation balance in the atmosphere.

RADIATION (HEAT) BALANCE IN THE ATMOSPHERE: ... Some of the radiation makes several trips, being absorbed, reflected, or reradiated by Earth or the ...

Earth's Radiation Budget Facts - NASA

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Climate and Earth’s Energy Budget : Feature Articles

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Week 5: Heat Transfer - UW-Madison Department of ...

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Introduction to the Electromagnetic Spectrum - Mission:Science

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The Earth’s Atmosphere - UCAR - University Corporation ...

of it is reflected away by the atmosphere, ... absorbed by the atmosphere and clouds, ... cient at absorbing terrestrial radiation. WHY DO WE CALL IT THE GREENHOUSE ...

What is the Earth's Radiation Budget - NASA

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Atmospheric Physics - Exploring the Environment

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Solar Radiation, Earth's Atmosphere, and the Greenhouse ...

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Earth's energy budget - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Earth's energy budget or Earth's radiation ... Energy is absorbed by the atmosphere and ... space by clouds and the atmosphere, and ~23 W/m 2 is reflected by the ...

Earth's Radiation Budget - Mission:Science

The energy entering, reflected, absorbed, ... In turn, the warmed atmosphere emits longwave radiation, some of which radiates toward the Earth's surface, ...

Imact of Atmosphere | Solar Radiation - Green Rhino Energy

In the atmosphere, sun light gets reflected, ... Why take Action? ... Around 18% of the extraterrestrial radiation is absorbed or reflected back.

Solar radiation - Encyclopedia of Earth

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Climate Science Investigations South Florida - Energy: The ...

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The Electromagnetic Spectrum - Soonet

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Earth's Energy Budget - Oklahoma Mesonet

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Radiation - Earth Online Media

... directly to the surface without being affected by the constituents of the atmosphere. Diffuse Shortwave Radiation (D) ... Absorbed and Reflected Shortwave Radiation .

Atmosphere Heat Ppt Presentation - authorSTREAM

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Greenfieldgeography - Atmosphere and change

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