daylight factor

[10.5.9.11]

NOTE: This definition was changed in RP-16-17 Addendum 2. Deletions have a strike-through. New text is bold.

A measure of daylight illuminance at a point on a given plane, expressed as a ratio of the illuminance on the given plane at that point to the simultaneous exterior illuminance on a horizontal plane from the whole of an unobstructed sky of assumed or known luminance distribution.  Direct sunlight is excluded from both interior and exterior values of illuminance.

A measure of daylight illuminance at a point on a plane, expressed as the ratio of the illuminance at that point to the simultaneous exterior illuminance on a horizontal plane from an unobstructed sky of assumed or known luminance distribution (typically overcast). Direct sunlight is excluded from both interior and exterior illuminance values.

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