Adnan R.

asked • 28d

Flux of sunlight on Earth

The luminosity of the Sun is 4∗10^33 erg s^−1, and its distance to the Earth is 1.5∗10^13 cm.

What is the flux of sunlight on the Earth, in units of erg s^−1 s^−1 cm^−2?


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Heidi T. answered • 28d

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