Accession Number : AD0601846

Title :   SKY ILLUMINATION PHENOMENA: ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY (1957-JUN 63).

Descriptive Note : Rept. no. 1.

Corporate Author : LIBRARY OF CONGRESS WASHINGTON D C AEROSPACE INFORMATION DIV

Report Date : 24 JUN 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 205

Abstract : An annotated literature survey of Soviet-bloc research for the period 1957 to June 1963 on (1) combined auroral and airglow reviews, (2) airglow (day, night, twilight), (3) auroras (spectra and excitation mechanisms), (4) noctilucent clouds, (5) zodiacal light, (6) gegenschein, (7) twi light, and (8) instrumentation is presented. Entries are arranged alphabetically by author within each of the major subject groups. Library of Congress call numbers are included at the end of an entry when the item is cataloged and available in the collections of the Library of Congress. Where the original source is not available, a secondary source is indicated. An Introduction, describing the main developments of Soviet research during the period 19571963, precedes the bibliographic entries. An Author Index is included.

Descriptors :   (*SKY BRIGHTNESS, BIBLIOGRAPHIES), (*BIBLIOGRAPHIES, SKY BRIGHTNESS), AURORAE, NOCTILUCENT CLOUDS, ZODIACAL LIGHT, TWILIGHT, OPTICAL PHENOMENA, ATMOSPHERES, MEASUREMENT, INSTRUMENTATION, METEOROLOGICAL PHENOMENA

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE