Green Flash Simulation
September 29, 1996


Observer at 150m - Green Flash Observed

Sun Altitudes from left to right: -66.35', -66.20', -66.05', etc.
Temperature profile: below 91.10m -0.039517 K/m, below 142.50m -0.0038911 K/m, below 294.50m -0.0065789 K/m, below 304.80m 0.00970874 K/m, below 495.70m 0.01204819 K/m, and a US Standard Atmosphere elsewhere.

Temperature versus Height

Transfer Curve


Observer at 49m - Blank Strip Observed

Sun Altitudes from left to right: -15', -25', -35', etc.
Temperature profile: There is a 2K inversion between 50 and 60 m and a US Standard Atmosphere elsewhere.


Dan Bruton
astro@tamu.edu