Science

How hot is the sun get?


3 Answers

According to scientists at Cal Tech the surface of the sun is about ten thousand degrees Fahrenheit. The inner core has temperatures more than 27 million degrees Fahrenheit.

{{ relativeTimeResolver(1572983668206) }}

LIVE
Points points 141
Rating 0

Different layers of the sun vary in temperature. The core can reach more than 27 million °F or 15 million °C. The photosphere is about 10000 °F, 5500 °C. Surface sunspots are cooler at about 7300 °F, 4000 °C. The chromosphere reaches about 7800 °F, 4320 °C. The corona can reach up to 17 million °F.

{{ relativeTimeResolver(1581738236251) }}

LIVE
Points points 85
Rating 0
Sign-in to view all answers

Similar Questions
Science 1 Answer

Join Alexa Answers

Help make Alexa smarter and share your knowledge with the world

LEARN MORE