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Difference between insolation and solar radiation

  1. Oct 12, 2004 #1
    Insolation.!!!what is it ? i mean what is the differnce between insolation and solar radiation.
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  3. Oct 12, 2004 #2


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    At first I thought you had misspelled "insulation"!

    I googled on "insolation" and got a website that defined "insolation" as the "intensity of solar radiation" perhaps that "intensity" is the difference you are looking for, perhaps there is no difference.
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