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Table 2 The cloud model used in this study for calculating radiative transfer. Optical thickness of each mode in each layer (2 km thick) at 920 nm is represented.

From: Contrast sources for the infrared images taken by the Venus mission AKATSUKI

Layer center altitude (km) Optical thickness per 2 km
  Mode1 Mode2 Mode3 Total
89 0.013 0.0 0.0 0.013
87 0.020 0.0 0.0 0.020
85 0.033 0.0 0.0 0.033
83 0.052 0.0 0.0 0.052
81 0.082 0.0 0.0 0.082
79 0.011 0.052 0.0 0.063
77 0.015 0.077 0.0 0.093
75 0.024 0.114 0.0 0.138
73 0.036 0.168 0.0 0.204
71 0.053 0.249 0.0 0.302
69 0.149 0.355 0.0 0.504
67 0.208 0.495 0.0 0.703
65 0.290 0.691 0.0 0.981
63 0.405 0.946 0.0 1.369
61 0.565 1.346 0.0 1.911
59 0.789 1.878 0.0 2.667
57 0.596 1.777 0.819 3.192
55 0.114 1.186 2.084 3.384
53 0.146 1.509 2.652 4.307
51 0.186 1.920 3.374 5.480
49 0.334 1.268 6.898 8.500
Total     34.0