What is the important function of presence of ozone in earth’s atmosphere?

Asked by gargi.gholap | 26th Apr, 2019, 01:18: PM

Expert Answer:

Ozone is a layer in the stratosphere which extends from 20 -50 km from the Earth’s surface.
 
It absorbs the harmful ultra violet rays of the Sun coming towards the surface of the Earth. Without the ozone layer, the sun rays may cause skin cancer, cataract etc.

Answered by  | 26th Apr, 2019, 01:58: PM