Faculty of Physics
M.V.Lomonosov Moscow State University
Regular Article

About day length variations and atmospheric circulation oscillations

V.E. Zharov

Moscow University Physics Bulletin 1996. N 6. P. 72

  • Article

А comparison of the spectra of the day length and of the axial component of the atmospheric angular momentum reveals an appreciaЫe influence of atmospheric turbulence on the Earth's rotation. Day length variations with periods from several days to four months are determined Ьу turbulence. It has been shown that the periods of the majority of harmonics are close to the periods of natural atmospheric oscillations caused Ьу variations of the latitudinal temperature difference.

Rissian citation:
В.Е. Жаров.
О вариациях продолжительности суток и колебаниях атмосферной циркуляции.
Вестн. Моск. ун-та. Сер. 3. Физ. Астрон. 1996. № 6. С. 89.
V.E. Zharov
Shternberg State lnstitute of Astronomy
Issue 6, 1996

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