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7 answers
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Why would the side of the moon that faces earth be as dark as the far side of the moon?

16 votes
1 answer
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How many times brighter would full-earth-shine appear to people standing on the moon, than full-moon-shine does to people on earth?

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4 answers
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Could Neptune be viewed with the naked eye from Uranus?

7 votes
2 answers
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Does lack of atmosphere on the moon make earth-shine more, or less, bright?

6 votes
3 answers
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How accurate is astronomical spectroscopy?

4 votes
1 answer
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How much mass is lost in the red giant phase of a star?

3 votes
0 answers
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What spectroscopic methods are there? [closed]

2 votes
1 answer
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Does a red giant star produce more stellar wind than a yellow star?

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0 answers
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How can Bond Albedo be greater than Geometric Albedo?

2 votes
2 answers
241 views

Do the earth and the moon reflect the different fractions of total solar radiation proportionally?

1 vote
0 answers
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How is bond albedo calculated?

1 vote
2 answers
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Which unit is most suitable in comparing needed light intensity for night reading on the Moon, vs on Earth?

0 votes
1 answer
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How can the author of this article conclude that earth-shine on the moon is 100 times brighter than moon-shine on earth? [duplicate]

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0 answers
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What is the highest albedo of the earth's surface facing the sun ever measured?

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1 answer
317 views

Why does apparent magnitudes get increased fourfold when distances get halved, instead of simply getting doubled?

0 votes
1 answer
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How does one find out how often planets align?

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1 answer
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Is subtracting one apparent magnitude from another ever practical?

0 votes
1 answer
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Will the planets be pushed outwards when the sun goes red giant?

-2 votes
1 answer
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What is Saturn’s apparent magnitude at its brightest when viewed from Uranus?

-4 votes
2 answers
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What is Jupiter's apparent magnitude as watched from Uranus?

-5 votes
2 answers
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What is 5 in 5log10 the value of?