What Makes a Mirage?

Answer People traveling through the desert often see the illusion of a water-filled oasis as they move through the hot sand. It may seem as if the heat causes travelers to see this illusion, commonly call... Read More »

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What is a superior mirage?

A superior mirage is one that is seen above the object's actual position, like when we watch the sun set. Although we think the sun is on the horizon, it's actually just below. The sun appears to b... Read More »

What Makes You See a Mirage?

A mirage is a naturally occurring optical phenomenon in which a distant object is made to appear displaced from its true position. The image in a mirage may appear to be distorted, inverted or shim... Read More »

What company makes the Mirage radio?

MFJ Enterprises, Inc. is a manufacturer of communications products including the Mirage radio brand. Along with Mirage, they also own Vectronics, Ameritron and Hy-Gain and run them as separate comp... Read More »

What is the seating capacity of the Mirage Theater?

The Mirage Theater, in Las Vegas, has a seating capacity of 250 people, according to Because the theater has such a small capacity, sight lines are good from any seat in the house.Sou... Read More »