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Author Streete, John L. ♦ Lacey, Leon B.
Source Indian Institute of Astrophysics
Content type Text
File Format PDF
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Natural sciences & mathematics ♦ Physics
Subject Keyword Coronal Intensity ♦ Polarization Measurements ♦ Total Solar Eclipse
Description The total eclipse of February 16, 1980 was successfully photographed with the High Altitude Observatory's coronal camera from a site in Palem, India. The purpose of the experiment was to obtain, with high spatial resolution, polarization and intensity measurements of the corona to about 3.5 Radius. The exposures are now processed, raster scanned, digitized and stored on magnetic tape, and we are in the process of obtaining the final photometric calibration of the exposures.
Educational Use Research
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Institution Astronomical Society of India
Journal BASI
Volume Number 8
Issue Number 4
Size (in Bytes) 1.23 MB
Page Count 3
Starting Page 141
Ending Page 143