BackForward Variable: Solar spectral irradiance

Full name Solar spectral irradiance
Definition Total Solar Irradiance (TSI); when measured as a function of wavelength it is the spectral irradiance
Measuring Units W/m2/µm Uncertainty Units W/m2/µm
Horizontal Res Units km Vertical Res Units
Stability Units W/m2/µm (Stability /decade)


Last modified: 2019-10-15
Applied in OSCAR/Space Gap Analysis: No
  • Domain: Atmosphere
    • Sub-domain: Aerosols and radiation
      • Variable: Solar spectral irradiance
        • Measured in Layers:
  • Cross-cutting themes:

Requirements defined for Solar spectral irradiance  (1)

This tables shows all related requirements. For more operations/filtering, please consult the full list of Requirements
Note: In reading the values, goal is marked blue, breakthrough green and threshold orange

Id Variable Layer App Area Uncertainty Stability / decade Hor Res Ver Res Obs Cyc Timeliness Coverage Conf Level Val Date Source