Accession Number:

AD0659744

Title:

RADIOMETRIC OBSERVATIONS OF THE PLANETS JUPITER, VENUS, AND MARS AT A WAVELENGTH OF 8.6 MILLIMETERS.

Descriptive Note:

Environmental research papers no. 270,

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE CAMBRIDGE RESEARCH LABS L G HANSCOM FIELD MASS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1967-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

17.0

Abstract:

Observations of the 8.6 mm radio emission from the planets Jupiter, Venus, and Mars are reported. Average disc temperatures of 140 18, -14K for Jupiter, 423 55, -34K for Venus over the 51 degrees to 62 degrees phase angle range, and 235 45, -33K for Mars were obtained. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Astrophysics
  • Radiofrequency Wave Propagation

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE