Category: Units of luminous flux

Lumen (unit)
The lumen (symbol: lm) is the unit of luminous flux, a measure of the total quantity of visible light emitted by a source per unit of time, in the International System of Units (SI). Luminous flux dif
Rayleigh (unit)
The rayleigh is a unit of photon flux, used to measure faint light emitted in the sky, such as airglow and auroras. It was first proposed in 1956 by , Franklin E. Roach, and . It is named for Robert S