What would you like to do?

What is solar atmosphere?

already exists.

Would you like to merge this question into it?

already exists as an alternate of this question.

Would you like to make it the primary and merge this question into it?

exists and is an alternate of .

How does the solar energy heat the atmosphere?

  1. Most of the short wave energy produced by the sun passes easily through the atmosphere and heats the surface of the earth.   2. The earth's surface then returns lo

What is the composition of the solar system's atmosphere?

Atmospheres are ball-shaped aggregates of gaseous molecules that are bound to a heavenly body (like Earth) by gravity. That definition means that there is no such thing as an

What happens to solar energy when it enters the atmosphere?

Over half is either reflected, deflected or absorbed as it enters our atmosphere. Of the remaining 47% that hits our planet, most is reflected as visible light and passes thro