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Hubble Law and expanding universe

  1. Dec 16, 2015 #1
    If the Universe were not expanding uniformly (i.e., at the same rate in all places), then would different places would see a different Hubble law than we do? And if If the extragalactic distance scale changed, would the Hubble constant change?
     
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  3. Dec 16, 2015 #2

    QuantumQuest

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  4. Dec 17, 2015 #3

    Ken G

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    Yes to both, though large deviations would require distance scales larger than anything we can observe.
     
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