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The general circulation of the oceans is a major mechanism for the transfer of energy from the Tropics to the Poles
Ultraviolet energy is the name for electromagnetic wavelengths measuring from 10 to 15 micrometers.
Ocean gyres rotate clockwise in the Northern Hemisphere and counterclockwise in the Southern Hemisphere.
The distance of passage of a solar beam through the atmosphere is determined by the angle of incidence.
In a continental climate one would expect higher winter temperatures than in a maritime climate.
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