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Travis et al. 1979

Travis, L.D., D.L. Coffeen, A.D. Del Genio, J.E. Hansen, K. Kawabata, A.A. Lacis, W.A. Lane, S.S. Limaye, W.B. Rossow, and P.H. Stone, 1979: Cloud images from the Pioneer Venus orbiter. Science, 205, 74-76, doi:10.1126/science.205.4401.74.

Ultraviolet images of Venus over a 3-month period show marked evolution of the planetary scale features ion the cloud patterns. The dark horizontal Y feature recurs quasi-periodically, at intervals of about 4-days, but it has also been absent for periods of several weeks. Bow-shaped features observed in Pioneer Venus images are farther upstream from the subsolar point than those in Mariner 10 images.

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  author={Travis, L. D. and Coffeen, D. L. and Del Genio, A. D. and Hansen, J. E. and Kawabata, K. and Lacis, A. A. and Lane, W. A. and Limaye, S. S. and Rossow, W. B. and Stone, P. H.},
  title={Cloud images from the Pioneer Venus orbiter},

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ID  - tr01000b
AU  - Travis, L. D.
AU  - Coffeen, D. L.
AU  - Del Genio, A. D.
AU  - Hansen, J. E.
AU  - Kawabata, K.
AU  - Lacis, A. A.
AU  - Lane, W. A.
AU  - Limaye, S. S.
AU  - Rossow, W. B.
AU  - Stone, P. H.
PY  - 1979
TI  - Cloud images from the Pioneer Venus orbiter
JA  - Science
JO  - Science
VL  - 205
SP  - 74
EP  - 76
DO  - 10.1126/science.205.4401.74
ER  -

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