Ionosphere

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Relationship o the atmosphere an ionosphere

The ionosphere is a region o Yird's upper atmosphere, frae aboot 60 km (37 mi) to 1,000 km (620 mi) altitude,[1] an includes the thermosphere an pairts o the mesosphere an exosphere. It is ionized bi solar radiation, plays an important pairt in atmospheric electricity an forms the inner edge o the magnetosphere. It haes practical importance acause, amang ither functions, it influences radio propagation tae distant places on the Yird.[2]

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  1. "Ionosphere". 
  2. K. Rawer. Wave Propagation in the Ionosphere. Kluwer Acad.Publ., Dordrecht 1993. ISBN 0-7923-0775-5