The solar spectrum

by Dominic Ford

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The synthetic spectrum shown above was generated using Turbospectrum (Plez 2012).

This work has made use of the VALD database, operated at Uppsala University, the Institute of Astronomy RAS in Moscow, and the University of Vienna.