horizontal polarization


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horizontal polarization

[‚här·ə′zänt·əl ‚pō·lə·rə′zā·shən]
(communications)
Transmission of linear polarized radio waves whose electric field vector is parallel to the earth's surface.
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Such photon pairs may both be vertically or horizontally polarized, or one photon may have a vertical polarization and the other a horizontal polarization.
For SD reception: channel 1,037, downlink frequency 11023,25 MHz, horizontal polarization, symbol rate 22,0 MSym/s, FEC 5/6, Service ID 5221, name: SES-5 Launch.
In Alaska and Hawaii, they're on AMC-7 at 137 degrees west longitude, transponder 18C, at 4060 MHz, horizontal polarization.
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