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Hord et al. 1979

Hord, C.W., R.A. West, K.E. Simmons, D.L. Coffeen, M. Sato, A.L. Lane, and J.T. Bergstralh, 1979: Photometric observations of Jupiter at 2400 Å. Science, 206, 956-959, doi:10.1126/science.206.4421.956.

The photopolarimeter instrument on Voyager 2 was used to obtain a map of Jupiter at an effective wavelength of 2400 Å. Analysis of a typical north-south swath used to make this map shows strong absorption at high latitudes by a molecular or particulate constituent in the Jovian atmosphere. At 65° north latitude, the absorbing constituent extends to altitudes above the 50-millibar pressure level.

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@article{ho03000u,
  author={Hord, C. W. and West, R. A. and Simmons, K. E. and Coffeen, D. L. and Sato, M. and Lane, A. L. and Bergstralh, J. T.},
  title={Photometric observations of Jupiter at 2400 Å},
  year={1979},
  journal={Science},
  volume={206},
  pages={956--959},
  doi={10.1126/science.206.4421.956},
}

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TY  - JOUR
ID  - ho03000u
AU  - Hord, C. W.
AU  - West, R. A.
AU  - Simmons, K. E.
AU  - Coffeen, D. L.
AU  - Sato, M.
AU  - Lane, A. L.
AU  - Bergstralh, J. T.
PY  - 1979
TI  - Photometric observations of Jupiter at 2400 Å
JA  - Science
VL  - 206
SP  - 956
EP  - 959
DO  - 10.1126/science.206.4421.956
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