Solar Physics

, Volume 51, Issue 1, pp 25–41 | Cite as

Solar limb darkening

I: λλ(3033–7297)
  • A. Keith Pierce
  • Charles D. Slaughter


The coefficients of several polynomial representations of the limb darkening at 62 wavelengths in the UV and visible portions of the solar spectrum obtained at the McMath Solar Telescope are presented in tabular form. Full corrections for scattered light and seeing have been included in the reductions.


Scattered Light Solar Spectrum Tabular Form Solar Limb Polynomial Representation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Keith Pierce
    • 1
  • Charles D. Slaughter
    • 1
  1. 1.Kitt Peak National ObservatoryTucsonUSA

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