How many stars are visible in the night sky?

Answer Of the countless stars in our universe, only a fraction are visible to creatures on earth. Scientists estimate that 6,000 stars in the night sky may be visible globally to the unaided eye. Given id... Read More »

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How many stars can be seen in the night sky by any one observer at any time?

There are many factors that will effect how many stars you can see in the sky, including pollution and other environmental factors, city lights and tilt of the Earth. There are about 6,000 stars in... Read More »

When is Jupiter visible in the night sky?

Jupiter is most visible in the night sky in September. Jupiter is not visible during the first few months of the year, because it is hidden behind the sun. It emerges in the morning by late March a... Read More »

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How many colors are in the spectrum of visible light?

Visible light is the range of the electromagnetic spectrum with wavelengths between roughly 390 and 750 nanometers. The number of colors in visible light depends on how narrowly you define each col... Read More »