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May 2, 2011

No Cough, at least

devadutta @ 11:59 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1304380763 ) Play

What do astronomers and sky watchers refer to this disparity in visibility as?

Cracked by: yniu , Raghuvansh , badideabear , jowens , Dibyo , Urthstripe , Rogi , Anjul , Shwetha Maiya , Thejas V R , raklodramA , Logik , dineshk , Ananth , jins , Aravind , shrik , udupendra , mrsgollum , krudebox , Kriti Kalwad and rohanquizzer

Answer:
Light Pollution or Bortle Dark-Sky Scale

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24 Responses to “No Cough, at least”

  1. yniu

    Bortle Dark-Sky Scale


  2. Raghuvansh
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    Not sure if this is exactly what you’re asking for, but this is an illustration of the Bortle Dark-Sky Scale.


  3. badideabear
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    Bortle Dark Sky Scale


  4. jowens
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    The “Bortle Dark-Sky Scale”.


  5. Dibyo
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    light pollution


  6. Urthstripe

    The Bortle Dark-Sky Scale


  7. Rogi
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    Light Pollution?


  8. Anjul
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    light pollution


  9. Manish Achuth
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    Stellarium Night sky


  10. Shwetha Maiya
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    Light pollution, also known as photopollution or luminous pollution, is excessive or obtrusive artificial light.


  11. Bortle Dark-Sky Scale


  12. Light pollution


  13. Logik
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    Bortle Dark-Sky Scale . nice question.


  14. Sumanth Patlolla
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    Stellarium Night Sky


  15. dineshk
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    Bortle dark-sky scale – It is truly a shame that most of us never get to experience class 1 or class 2 skies.


  16. Ananth
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    Bortle Dark-Sky Scale


  17. jins

    something about light pollution?


  18. Aravind

    The Bortle dark sky scale for light pollution.


  19. shrik
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    The Bortle Dark-Sky Scale, for showing the impact of light pollution.


  20. udupendra
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    Bortle?


  21. mrsgollum

    bortle scale i think


  22. krudebox
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    The Bortle Dark-Sky Scale


  23. Bortle Dark-Sky Scale


  24. Light pollution


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