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According to Trenberth, Fasullo & Kiehl update of the "Earth's global annual mean energy budget" seems worlds clouds in average reflects about 23% of incoming sun radiation (about 79 W/m2). Data from 1997 (that could be outdated) estimates clouds blocks approximately 20-25 W/m2 (6-7% of surface radiation). If so, aerosols has a small role in IR block, ...

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