Earth  Sun  ID: 12669

A New View of August's Total Solar Eclipse

During the August 2017 total solar eclipse, scientists will use the Earth Polychromatic Imaging Camera (EPIC) on the Deep Space Climate Observatory (DSCOVR) satellite, along with measurements taken from within the moon's shadow on the ground, to test a new model of Earth's energy budget.
 

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Kathryn Mersmann (USRA): Lead Producer
Kasha Patel (Wyle Information Systems): Lead Writer
Kasha Patel (Wyle Information Systems): Narrator
Rani Gran (NASA/GSFC): Editor
Jay Herman (NASA/GSFC): Scientist
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Keywords:
SVS >> Climate
SVS >> HDTV
SVS >> Radiation budget
SVS >> Eclipse
NASA Science >> Earth
NASA Science >> Sun
SVS >> DSCOVR
SVS >> EPIC