upper mixing layer

upper mixing layer

[′əp·ər ′miks·iŋ ‚lā·ər]
(meteorology)
The region of the upper mesophere between about 30 and 50 miles (50 and 80 kilometers; that is, immediately above the mesopeak) through which there is a rapid decrease of temperature with height and where there appears to be considerable turbulence.
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