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EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > AEROSOLS > AEROSOL RADIANCE

Definition:
Electromagnetic radiation received (primarily by spacecraft) as scattered
from aerosols. Usually a term used in ocean color remote sensing to
measure radiance from marine aerosols.


Reference:
MODIS Ocean Discipline Group:
http://modarch.gsfc.nasa.gov/MODIS/OCEANS/modocean.html