Our Atmosphere

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betholomew314
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Our Atmosphere
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2013-05-05 14:38:03
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  1. Top layer:
    Mesosphere
  2. Average temperature difference from Earth (Mesosphere)
    ~30 degrees less
  3. Air temperature in the Mesosphere stops ____
    Warming
  4. In the Mesopause temperatures reach _____ than sea level.
    ~200 degrees less
  5. Under the Stratopause:
    Stratosphere
  6. Pressure change in Stratosphere from sea level
    1,000 times less
  7. Temperature in Stratosphere:
    +18 degrees
  8. Felix Baumgartner's record setting jump:
    128,100 feet. (24.3 miles)
  9. Atmosphere is:
    Dark
  10. Without pressure all body liquids, vessels, and lungs would:
    Result:
    Expand and burst. Dead in 14 seconds.
  11. Average air temperature rate in Ozone:
    +1.5 degrees/1,000 feet.
  12. Around 80,00 feet Felix reaches Max velocity:
    Time into freefall:
    • 834mph/Mach 1.24. Faster than sound. 
    • 50 seconds.
  13. Absence of air results:
    • Pure Silence
    • No idea of speed
    • Hair stays in place
  14. Temperature within 90 seconds without suit:
    Body frozen solid
  15. Above 63,000 feet humans require a:
    Pressure suit
  16. Average temp. difference from surface (Tropopause)
    ~150 degrees less
  17. Temperature in Tropopause remains at:
    Air temperature stops:
    • -86 degrees for 3 miles.
    • Cooling.
  18. Troposhere: Thickness over USA varies:
    7-9 miles
  19. Average air temp lapse rate until reaching tropopause:
    -3.5 degrees/1,000 feet
  20. In Troposphere, Felix slows to
    ~170mph
  21. Above 26,000 feet humans require:
    Oxygen tanks

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