Fraunhofer corona

Fraunhofer corona

[′frau̇n‚hōf·ər kə‚rō·nə]
(astronomy)
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Measuring the polarization enables us to separate the "Fraunhofer corona" of dust, which shows the spectrum of the solar photosphere, from the normal electron "K-corona" visible during eclipses.

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