sun angle

The angle of the Sun above the horizon. Both the quantity (lumens) and the spectral quality of light being reflected to a remote sensor are influenced by Sun angle. Also called Sun elevation and Sun elevation angle.

Related Terms
angle of drift,   sun angle,   sun synchronous,   time mean Sun,  

External links for sun angle
sun angle on Wikipedia
sun angle on Google
sun angle on Yahoo!
sun angle on Answers
sun angle on The Free Dictionary

The Timbercon Technology Glossary continues to expand and improve. If you have suggestions for improvement, we would enjoy hearing from you. Please contact the webmaster here.

Home : Fiber Optic Education » Technology Glossary » sun angle