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# What is the sun divided into?

Updated: 9/17/2023

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The sun is divided into layers and zones. In the center of the sun is the core that extends a quarter of the way to its surface.

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### What is the sun devided into?

The Sun is divided into several layers including the core, radiative zone, convective zone, and the atmosphere (photosphere, chromosphere, and corona). Each layer plays a key role in the Sun's structure and energy production processes.

### Distance between the sun and earth divided by pi?

29,603,000 miles (rounded)? ? ?

### What is the square root of pi divided by the circumference of the sun?

6.53221026 &times; 10-7Using US Miles.

### What in the sun produces the energy?

the sun if made of matter matter is equal to energy divided by the speed of light, and then divided by the speed of light again. written differently, e=mc2 due to the sheer amount of matter in the sun, there is enough gravity to create conditions in which atomic fusion can exist. the by-products of which include heat and light.

### People have divided time into years based on?

The period of the Earth's revolution around the Sun, 365.2422 days

### Why does the moon have a greater affect on the searths tide than the sun?

The Sun is a million times more massive - but the Moon is 400 times CLOSER than the Sun is. That's why the Moon has more of an effect on the tides than the Sun does.And the math for gravity is based on the sum of the masses, divided by square of the distance between them.

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### How many minutes does it take for the Sun to cross one degree of longitude?

The Sun travels around the Earth once every 24 hours. The Earth is divided into 360 degrees of longitude. Therefore, the Sun transits 15 degrees every hour (360 divided by 24). If it crosses 15 degrees in 60 minutes, it will cross one degree every 4 minutes (60 divided by 15).

### Are planets energy receivers?

Yes, they receive energy from the Sun. The power received from the Sun by a planet is 1.36 kilowatts per square metre divided by the square of the planet's distance from the Sun in astronomical units. Neptune receives only about 1&frac12; watts per square metre.

### How tall is a nearby tree that casts a 13 foot 5 inch shadow?

It depends on the angle of the sun. The height of the tree is equal to the lenght of its shadow times the cotangent (or divided by the tangent) of the sun's angle above the horizon.