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Table 1

Parameters of the atmosphere.

Atmosphere parameter Symbol Value
Surface pressure (bar) ps 1.0
Depolarization factor δ 0.03
Mean molecular mass (g mole−1) mg 29
Acceleration of gravity (m s2) g 9.81
Gas optical thickness (at λ = 550 nm) bm 0.096
Cloud particle effective radius (μm) reff 10.0
Cloud particle effective variance veff 0.1
Cloud optical thickness (at λ = 550 nm) ba 4.926
Cloud-top pressure (bar) pct 0.7
Cloud-bottom pressure (bar) pcb 0.8

Notes. Unless stated otherwise, the values listed are used for the cloudy model planet. For the clear model planets, the cloud parameters may be ignored.

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