The Sun's photosphere has a temperature between 4,500 and 6,000 K ... The
Sun's photosphere is composed of convection cells called ...
Aug 11, 2014 ... The photosphere is the visible surface of the Sun that we are most familiar with.
Since the Sun is a ball of gas, this is not a solid surface but is ...
The photosphere is the visible "surface" of the Sun. The Sun is a giant ball of
plasma (electrified gas), so it doesn't have a distinct, solid surface like Earth.
The Sun is made up of layers of material, like a baseball or rubber band ball. The
photosphere is the lowest layer of the solar atmosphere. It is essentially the ...
This lesson will explain what we mean by the photosphere of the Sun, and
describe it's properties, including temperature and pressure. A short quiz...
Aug 18, 2011 ... The Sun is by far the biggest thing in the solar system. From its ... The deepest
layer of the Sun you can see is the photosphere. The word ...
The Sun's "Effective" Surface. The core, the radiation and the convection zones
make up the interior of the Sun, all of which is invisible to conventional means of
The photosphere is about 300 km thick. Most of the Sun's visible light that we see
originates from this region. The chromosphere is about 2000 km thick. We only ...
Photosphere definition, a sphere of light or radiance. ... That part of the sun's
surface under observation is known as the photosphere, that is, the part which ...
Dec 28, 2014 ... This lesson will go over the sun's photosphere (its visible 'surface'), including
where light comes from, how hot it is, and what granules and...