A Note on the Solar Iron Abundance

  • Yun, Hong-Sik (Department of Earth Science College of Education, Seoul National University)
  • Published : 1974.12.31


An attempt has been made to re-evaluate the photospheric iron abundance by comparing computed, theoretical line profiles with observations. Our resulting abundance is found to be in good agreement with that of Garz and Kock (1969), when the logarithmic abundance of iron is taken to be 7.5.