The New Cosmos pp 108-115 | Cite as

The Sun

  • Albrecht Unsöld
Part of the Heidelberg Science Library book series (HSL)


We first collect together some known results for the Sun. These will then often provide the most useful units for dealing with the stars.


Solar Atmosphere Solar Disk Solar Spectrum Astronomical Unit Solar Image 


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The Sun

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Albrecht Unsöld
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  1. 1.Institute for Theoretical Physics and University ObservatoryKielGermany

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