Wein's Law : Temperature versus Wavelength

Drag the yellow dot to explore the relationship between the Surface Temperature of a star and the wavelength at which it is giving off most light energy. Notice the units of wavelength are in Angstroms 10 Angstroms = 1 nm ( nanometre )

 

Wolfe Wall

 
Resource Type
Activity
Tags
astronomy  temperature  wavelength  weins 
Target Group (Age)
19+
Language
English (United Kingdom)
 
 
 
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