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Chemical Stratospheric Ozone

Name Stratospheric Ozone
Equivalent Terms Ozone Layer | Ozone, Stratospheric
Definition Ozone in the Earth's stratosphere. It is produced continuously by the action of solar ULTRAVIOLET RAYS on oxygen in the stratosphere. The stratospheric ozone (especially at the ozone layer) blocks much of the solar UV radiation of wavelengths of 320 nanometers or less from being transmitted to lower ATMOSPHERE of the Earth.
Curation Status No associations have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D062952
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