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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emission_spectrum

The frequencies of light that an atom can emit are dependent on states the electrons can be in. When excited, an electron moves to a higher energy level or  ...

www.answers.com/Q/What_determines_the_color_of_light_emitted_when_an_electron_moves_from_one_energy_level_to_another

The energy of the photon determines its wavelength or color. ... What determines the color of light emitted when an electron moves from one energy level to another? ... What happens when a electron jumps from one energy level to another?

www.dartmouth.edu/~chemlab/chem6/hspect/full_text/chemistry.html

In this way, the four visible lines of light emitted by hydrogen atoms in excited electronic ... the energy levels for one-electron atoms like H, He+, Li2+, the energy of an ... important ways, for example, electrons do not move in orbits of fixed radii. ... By measuring the sodium spectrum, you will be able to determine the energy ...

www.brooklyn.cuny.edu/bc/ahp/LAD/C3/C3_elecEnergy.html

When an electron is hit by a photon of light, it absorbs the quanta of energy ... So the electron moves to a different orbital where once again its own ... electrons in these materials move from a lower level of energy up to a higher ... Typically, the light produced by a LED is only one color (red or green being strong favorites).

chem.libretexts.org/Core/Physical_and_Theoretical_Chemistry/Quantum_Mechanics/10%3A_Multi-electron_Atoms/The_Bohr_Atom

Mar 10, 2017 ... Electrons can only move from one orbital to another allowed orbital at one time. ... from n=2 to a lower energy level, n=1, it emits a specific wavelength .... The theory stated that under certain conditions, light, when shined upon ...

www2.ohlone.edu/people/jklent/labs/101a_labs/lightspectrum.pdf

Light and color have intrigued humans since antiquity. In ... a number of different energies that can be absorbed and ... This is the energy emitted when an electron in one particu‑ lar energy level in a mercury atom drops down to a lower.

cas.sdss.org/dr2/en/proj/advanced/spectraltypes/energylevels.asp

DR2 Projects. Basic · Advanced. - Hubble Diagram. - Color. - Spectral Types ... Electrons can jump from one energy level to another, but they can never have ... The second energy level has higher energy than the first, so to move from n = 1 to n ... The atom absorbs or emits light in discrete packets called photons, and each  ...

www.mikeblaber.org/oldwine/chm1045/notes/Struct/Bohr/Struct03.htm

Not all radiation sources emit a continuous spectrum of wavelengths of light ... various gasses under low pressure different colored light is emitted ... Energy is emitted when the electron moves to an orbit of lower energy (one with a ... when energy is absorbed and an electron moves up to a higher energy level (i.e. orbit).

www.astronomynotes.com/light/s8.htm

Jun 10, 2010 ... A larger jump to a lower energy level, will produce a photon with greater energy ( smaller wavelength). The atom produces light of certain wavelengths. ... the right energy to move an electron from one energy level to another level. ... merge together to produce the rainbow of colors of a continuous spectrum.

web.phys.ksu.edu/vqm/tutorials/hydrogen/hyd9.html

Electrons in each group before we apply energy to the Hydrogen tube would be ... the electrons get excited and some will move to higher energies than others. ... The energy of the photon will determine the color of the Hydrogen Spectra seen. ... The photon is emitted with the electron moving from a higher energy level to a  ...