The S10 (V) unit of surface brightness

  • J. G. Sparrow
  • J. L. Weinberg
1 Zodiacal Light 1.1 Observation from Space
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 48)


A source for some of the discrepancies among reported zodiacal light measurements is suggested, and a plea is made for more uniformity in the choice of units used to report zodiacal light results.


Color Index Surface Brightness Solar Flux Effective Wavelength Solar Spectral Irradiance 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. G. Sparrow
    • 1
  • J. L. Weinberg
    • 1
  1. 1.Space Astronomy LaboratoryState University of New York at AlbanyUSA

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