limb sounding

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The process of directing a satellite's radiometer horizontally to collect radiation from the upper layer of the Earth's atmosphere over a long distance but thin width. In this way, observations can be made of radiation in minute concentrations.

Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics.

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