- Constant, Solar
- Astronomical constants
- Solar radiation
- found: Oxford dict. of science, 2005 (solar constant: the rate at which solar energy is received per unit area at the outer limit of the earth's atmosphere at the mean distance between the earth and the sun)
- found: NASA thes. (solar constant)
- found: Barnhart, R.K. Dict. of science (solar constant (Astronomy): the average intensity of solar radiation, as would be measured outside the earth's atmosphere and at the earth's mean distance from the sun; it is equal to approximately 1.94 calories per square centimeter per minute)
- 1986-02-11: new
- 2007-05-25: revised
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