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Moonrise & Moonset

Similar to the Sun, the Moon can be used as a light source to measure particles in Earth’s atmosphere. Just as SAGE III uses sunrises and sunsets to measure stratospheric ozone and aerosols from the space station, it will also use moonrises and moonsets.

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