Unformatted text preview: photosphere-Is approximately 3,600,032 to 10,472 degrees Celsius-The convection zone has a depth of 200,000 km which equals 124,274 miles-Is currently composed of Plasma and is 70% made up of hydrogen and small amounts of carbon, nitrogen and oxygen Photosphere-The Photospheres purpose is the source of solar flares and is the visible surface of the sun-The Tempature is 4,000 to 6000 Kelvin and is 4,230 to 5,730 Celsius -The thickness is around 500km thick and 310 miles.-Is composed of mostly really hot and dense gas Chromosphere -It conducts a role in conducting heat from the interior of the sun to its outermost layer.-Is approximately 400,000 degrees and is 202,730 Kelvin-Is also approximately 10,000 km-Is composed of Hydrogen, Plasma, and several amounts of helium gas. Corona-It’s the movement for the source of solar winds.-Is approximately 10,000,000 Kelvin. -Is measured to be 5,000,000 km.-Is composed of Molecular energy and is made up of mostly Plasma...
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