Spectrophotometric Standards for the 1962 Total Solar Eclipse
Technical Report,04 Feb 1962,05 Feb 1962
AIR FORCE CAMBRIDGE RESEARCH LABS HANSCOM AFB MA HANSCOM AFB United States
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This report contains the information needed to make spectrophotometric measurements on the numerous jumping-film spectrograms obtained at the total solar eclipse of 4 and 5 February 1962 at Lae, New Guinea, by a joint expedition of the High Altitude Observatory, the National Bureau of Standards, and the Sacramento Peak Observatory AFCRL. It includes a brief description of the instrument, a catalog describing each of the spectrograms, characteristic curves for the photographic emulsions used, and a procedure for reducing photometric measurements to absolute intensity.