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Re: [sensors] Exposing secondary values in the SensorReading

From: Tobie Langel via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 15 Nov 2016 21:13:54 +0000
To: public-device-apis-log@w3.org
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> A barometric sensor doesn't measure or provide a measurement of 
temperature, only atmospheric pressure.

My understanding from looking at the [BMP180 
 (which btw contains a temp sensor), it that temp is used to calculate
 true pressure (see the algorithm on page 15).

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