Accession Number:

ADA510210

Title:

Lighting and Astronomy

Descriptive Note:

Journal article

Corporate Author:

NAVAL OBSERVATORY WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

2009-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

The rapid qrowth of light pollution threatens the future of astronomical observation. Detailed modeling of how light from the ground propagates through the atmosphere suggests waysto limit the damage.

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology
  • Air Conditioning, Heating, Lighting and Ventilating

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE