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Visit this NASA website to learn about the visible spectrum of light and the color each wavelength of light will produce. The page contains a diagram of the electromagnetic spectrum and detailed information about each color.
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Keywords: color, electromagnetic spectrum, visible light
Record Creator: Metadata instance created September 30, 2009 by Raina Khatri
Record Updated: Jul 25, 2011 by Bruce Mason
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September 28, 2007
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(NASA Langley Research Center, Hampton, 2002), WWW Document, (http://science-edu.larc.nasa.gov/EDDOCS/Wavelengths_for_Colors.html).
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What Wavelength Goes With a Color?, (NASA Langley Research Center, Hampton, 2002), <http://science-edu.larc.nasa.gov/EDDOCS/Wavelengths_for_Colors.html>.
APA Format
What Wavelength Goes With a Color?. (2007, September 28). Retrieved December 22, 2014, from NASA Langley Research Center: http://science-edu.larc.nasa.gov/EDDOCS/Wavelengths_for_Colors.html
Chicago Format
NASA Langley Research Center. What Wavelength Goes With a Color?. Hampton: NASA Langley Research Center, September 28, 2007. http://science-edu.larc.nasa.gov/EDDOCS/Wavelengths_for_Colors.html (accessed 22 December 2014).
MLA Format
What Wavelength Goes With a Color?. Hampton: NASA Langley Research Center, 2002. 28 Sep. 2007. 22 Dec. 2014 <http://science-edu.larc.nasa.gov/EDDOCS/Wavelengths_for_Colors.html>.
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