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Star Colors

  1. Sep 28, 2008 #1
    Stars seem to occur in almost every color, from red to near violet, but not green. Why are there no green stars?
     
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  3. Sep 28, 2008 #2

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    Because our eyes perceive things as green only if the light emitted is in a very narrow wavelength band. Stars emit light in broad bands.
     
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