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SUN ANGLE [2 records]

Record 1 2003-01-14

English

Subject field(s)
  • The Sun (Astronomy)
  • Scientific Measurements and Analyses

French

Domaine(s)
  • Soleil (Astronomie)
  • Mesures et analyse (Sciences)
DEF

Angle que fait le soleil par rapport à l'axe d'un instrument à détection optique.

OBS

angle solaire : terme uniformisé par le Comité d'uniformisation de la terminologie spatiale (CUTS).

Spanish

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Record 2 1999-10-28

English

Subject field(s)
  • The Sun (Astronomy)
DEF

The angle of the sun above the horizon measured in a vertical plane.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Soleil (Astronomie)
DEF

Angle du soleil au-dessus de l'horizon, mesuré dans un plan vertical.

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Sol (Astronomía)
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