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Fig. 4

From: The middle atmospheric circulation of a tidally locked Earth-like planet and the role of the sea surface temperature

Fig. 4

The Earth’s Brewer-Dobson circulation. The Hadley, Ferrel and Polar cells are visible in the figure for both hemispheres. The thick white arrows indicate the transformed Eulerian-mean mass stream function. The wavy orange arrows indicate two-way mixing processes. The thick green lines indicate the presence of stratospheric transport and mixing barriers. (Adapted from Bonisch et al. 2011)

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