K band

A portion of the electromagnetic spectrum in the Microwave region of frequencies ranging between 12 and 93 gigahertz (GHz). The 18-40 GHz range is used for radar and general communications. The 12-18 GHz region is used for SATELLITE communications. (Source: Rich Irish)




Related Terms
absorption band,   Band Marking,   band spectral,   C band,   K band,   Ku band,   L band,   Microwave Band,   radiometric emissive band calibration brightness temperature,   radiometric reflective band calibration radiance,  

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