coastal refraction
The change of the direction of travel of a radio ground wave as it passes from land to sea or from sea to land. Also called land effect or shoreline effect.

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  • coastal refraction — krantinė refrakcija statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Paviršinės radijo bangos krypties pasikeitimas, kai ji pereina iš sausumos į jūrą ar iš jūros į sausumą. atitikmenys: angl. coastal refraction; land effect; shore line effect pranc. effet de …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • coastal refraction — One of the errors in a direction finder resulting from the change in the direction of travel of a radio ground wave as it passes from one medium to another (i.e., from land to sea or from sea to land). Also called land effect, shoreline effect,… …   Aviation dictionary

  • réfraction côtière — bangų lūžimas pakrantėje statusas T sritis radioelektronika atitikmenys: angl. coastal refraction vok. Küstenbrechung, f rus. береговая рефракция, f pranc. réfraction côtière, f …   Radioelektronikos terminų žodynas

  • réfraction côtière — krantinė refrakcija statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Paviršinės radijo bangos krypties pasikeitimas, kai ji pereina iš sausumos į jūrą ar iš jūros į sausumą. atitikmenys: angl. coastal refraction; land effect; shore line effect pranc. effet de …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

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  • shoreline effect — The refraction of electromagnetic waves when crossing a land or a water interface (crossing a shoreline). The bending of the radio waves results in errors in the direction finders. The extent of bending depends on the angle with which the radio… …   Aviation dictionary

  • Küstenbrechung — bangų lūžimas pakrantėje statusas T sritis radioelektronika atitikmenys: angl. coastal refraction vok. Küstenbrechung, f rus. береговая рефракция, f pranc. réfraction côtière, f …   Radioelektronikos terminų žodynas

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