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Bright lights in the big cities: migratory birds’ exposure to artificial light

Overview of attention for article published in Frontiers in Ecology & the Environment, April 2019
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • One of the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#10 of 1,638)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (99th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (97th percentile)

Mentioned by

news
58 news outlets
blogs
3 blogs
twitter
187 tweeters
facebook
1 Facebook page
reddit
2 Redditors

Citations

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49 Dimensions

Readers on

mendeley
155 Mendeley
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Title
Bright lights in the big cities: migratory birds’ exposure to artificial light
Published in
Frontiers in Ecology & the Environment, April 2019
DOI 10.1002/fee.2029
Authors

Kyle G Horton, Cecilia Nilsson, Benjamin M Van Doren, Frank A La Sorte, Adriaan M Dokter, Andrew Farnsworth

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 155 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 26 17%
Researcher 23 15%
Student > Master 22 14%
Student > Bachelor 20 13%
Student > Doctoral Student 8 5%
Other 17 11%
Unknown 39 25%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 58 37%
Environmental Science 31 20%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 8 5%
Engineering 3 2%
Physics and Astronomy 2 1%
Other 8 5%
Unknown 45 29%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 597. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 21 April 2022.
All research outputs
#27,071
of 21,324,218 outputs
Outputs from Frontiers in Ecology & the Environment
#10
of 1,638 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#607
of 289,471 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Frontiers in Ecology & the Environment
#2
of 45 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 21,324,218 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 99th percentile: it's in the top 5% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 1,638 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 32.8. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 99% of its peers.
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We're also able to compare this research output to 45 others from the same source and published within six weeks on either side of this one. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 97% of its contemporaries.