Space environment

1. Sep 30, 2005

Baltistani

what are the characteristics of space at 650-800km height ie
what would be pressure, temperature, albedo factor , solar constant, earth IR, etc

2. Oct 1, 2005

BobG

Here's one link from Federation of American Scientists. The Air Force's Air University also has a decent text on space environment, but that's probably not publicly available. They do have a Space Primer that discusses space environment and it's impact on spacecraft.

Last edited: Oct 1, 2005