Sun  ID: 812

HALOE Looking at the Sun

The Halogen Occultation Experiment, HALOE, was designed to carefully monitor hydrogen fluoride and hydrogen chloride, byproducts of CFC destruction in the stratosphere. HALOE operates by observing the absorption of infrared radiation by these molecules against the rising and setting sun.

Visualization Credits

Jesse Allen (Raytheon): Lead Animator
Mark Schoeberl (NASA/GSFC): Scientist
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Mission:
Upper Atmosphere Radiation Satellite (UARS)

Data Used:
UARS/HALOE
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Keywords:
SVS >> Sensor
DLESE >> Technology
NASA Science >> Sun