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Glossary

ENalbedo 
(Unit: dimensionless, usually expressed as a percentage, %)

ratio of radiation averaged over all the wavelengths reflected by a surface to that incident on it

NOTE The albedo term compares the reflectance of a ground surface to solar radiation


TC/SC:82Terms     Info     Publications
Published in:IEC 61836, ed. 2.0 (2007-12) Terms     Info
Reference number:3.6.2

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