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(Article of periodic en Anglais - 1997)

Document title

Atmospheric accoustics near the ground : a note

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

ARON R. ;

Abstract

Sound travels faster at higher temperatures and relative humidities. It can be heard at a greater distance with a temperature inversion or when the wind direction is toward the listener. Snow and water vapor absorb sound and thus decrease the intensity and distance over which sound can be heard

Source

Article of periodic

published at : Physical geography / ISSN 0272-3646

Editor : Taylor & Francis, Abingdon - ROYAUME-UNI (1980)

Millesime : 1997, vol. 18, no6 [pp. 553-558]

Bibliographic references : 16 ref.

Collation : Illustration ;

Language

Anglais

INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 20106

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