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Astrophysics and Space Science

, Volume 76, Issue 1, pp 259–260 | Cite as

Black-body temperature of a closed Universe

  • Lars Wåhlin
Letter to the Editor
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Abstract

In a closed gravitationally-bound Universe we are subject to an inward accelerationa0. One consequence of this acceleration is that matter will radiate and create a black-body spectrum throughout the Universe. Using the valuea0=7.623×10−12 ms−2 and a radiation formula from a previously-described cosmological model (Wåhlin, 1981), we obtain a black-body temperature of 2.766 K.

Keywords

Radiation Cosmological Model Closed Universe Radiation Formula 
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Reference

  1. Wåhlin, L.: 1981,Astrophys. Space Sci. 74, 157.Google Scholar

Copyright information

© D. Reidel Publishing Company 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • Lars Wåhlin
    • 1
  1. 1.Colutron Research CorporationBoulderUSA

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