Beyond the Atmosphere: Early Years of Space Science

 
CHAPTER 20
 
INVESTIGATION OF THE UNIVERSE
 
 
Idealized structure of the sun
 

Figure 66. Idealized structure of the sun. Idealized structure of the sun (not to scale). There is a complex interplay among the different regions of the sun. Edward G. Gibson, The Quiet Sun , NASA SP-303 (1973), p.11, fig.2-3.


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