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# The Artificial Sky Luminance And The Emission Angles Of The Upward Light Flux

@article{Cinzano1998TheAS,
title={The Artificial Sky Luminance And The Emission Angles Of The Upward Light Flux},
author={P. Cinzano and F. B. D. D. Astronomia and Padova and Italy. and Oficina Tecnica para la Proteccion de la Calidad del Cielo and Instituto de Astrof'isica de Canarias and Spain.},
journal={arXiv: Astrophysics},
year={1998}
}
• P. Cinzano, +4 authors Spain.
• Published 1998
• Physics, Environmental Science
• arXiv: Astrophysics
The direction of the upward light emission has different polluting effects on the sky depending on the distance of the observation site. We studied with detailed models for light pollution propagation the ratio $(b_{H})/(b_{L})$, at given distances from a city, between the artificial sky luminance $b_{H}$ produced by its upward light emission between a given threshold angle $\theta_{0}$ and the vertical and the artificial sky luminance $b_{L}$ produced by its upward light emission between the… Expand
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