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EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC RADIATION > SOLAR RADIATION

Definition:
Solar radiation is the total electromagnetic radiation emitted by the Sun.
Also could include insolation, direct solar radiation, diffuse radiation,
solar irradiance, and shortwave radiation. 


Reference:
WMO. 1966. International Meteorological Vocabulary. WMO/OMM/BMO, No. 182. TP.
91., Switzerland. Huschke, R.E., ed. 1959. Glossary of Meteorology, American
Meteorological Society, Boston, MA.