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Why does the sky turn blue

why is the sky turn blue

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Because light is made of of different wave lengths (colors). Our atmosphere scatters the short wave lengths (blue) more . . . Outside of the atmosphere, the sky is black - no air to scatter the light.

At sunset, the longer wave lengths bend at the horizon due to the curvature of the earth and the longer length become dominant (yellow, orange, and red-orange . . . you almost never see actual red)

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The blue in the sky is the reflection of the oceans!

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Seriously? You're not just trolling . . . . . ?
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That's what I always thought too
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Seriously? You got to be joking
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Oh my.
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Know I now it is true!! Look it up!!
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Blue is the color of oxygen 21% of the atmosphere and nitrogen is clear 75% of the atmosphere so with refraction the scattered light is blue

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If you red thumb this I don't care it just show you don't know jack s.:;
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The blue color of the sky is due to Rayleigh scattering. As light moves through the atmosphere, most of the longer wavelengths pass straight through. Little of the red, orange and yellow light is affected by the air.

However, much of the shorter wavelength light is absorbed by the gas molecules. The absorbed blue light is then radiated in different directions. It gets scattered all around the sky. Whichever direction you look, some of this scattered blue light reaches you. Since you see the blue light from everywhere overhead, the sky looks blue.



As you look closer to the horizon, the sky appears much paler in color. To reach you, the scattered blue light must pass through more air. Some of it gets scattered away again in other directions. Less blue light reaches your eyes. The color of the sky near the horizon appears paler or white.

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have you ever seen pure liqude oxygen ..its sky blue ..lol
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