Accession Number:

ADA129274

Title:

The EXCEDE SPECTRAL Artificial Auroral Experiment: An Overview.

Descriptive Note:

Environmental research papers,

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE GEOPHYSICS LAB HANSCOM AFB MA

Report Date:

1982-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

13.0

Abstract:

Atomic and molecular emissions from 1600 angstroms to 2800 angstroms and from 1.5 to 22 microns were measured by on-board instruments at altitude range 70 to 128 km. The observed dominant emissions are N2 Wu-Bensch, C02 at 4.3 micron and N0 at 5.4 micron.

Subject Categories:

  • Atmospheric Physics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE