veiling luminance, <for disability glare>

luminance that superimposes on the retinal image and reduces the contrast by stray light in the eye

Note 1 to entry: The veiling luminance is expressed in candela per square metre (cd·m−2).

Note 2 to entry: This entry was numbered 17-1395 in CIE S 017:2011.

Publication date: 2020-12
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