sky radiation

sky radiation

[′skī ‚rād·ē‚ā·shən]
(astrophysics)
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Our proposal is to improve sensitivity by using sensors with organic compounds that aresensitive to background sky radiation (1.
The sky temperature used to calculate the sky radiation was assumed to be 10[degrees]C (18[degrees]F) below that of the ambient temperature, and that the panel's emissivity would be valid for both the long wave radiation leaving and entering it.
Using the clear sky radiation numbers, calculate the fractions of total daily radiation that occurs in each hour.