# What is sun granulation?

##### Current Version

The grainy appearance of the solar photosphere is called granulation.

#### Explanation:

A typical granule lasts about $8$ to $20$ minutes. At one time, the sun's surface is covered by approx $3.5 - 4$ million granules.

##### Edit History
• @hunaid-h Hunaid L. Hanfee updated the answer.
1 year ago
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**The grainy appearance of the solar photosphere is called ** ***granulation.*** ![http://image.slidesharecdn.com/](https://d2gne97vdumgn3.cloudfront.net/api/file/oK5aESM8T8Oe86kKjyxt) A typical granule lasts about 8 to 20 minutes. At one time, the sun's surface is covered by approx 3.5-4 million granules. ![skyandtelescope.com](https://d2gne97vdumgn3.cloudfront.net/api/file/FfGN6lKVQOSCJodcw1h3)
**The grainy appearance of the solar photosphere is called ** **granulation.** ![http://image.slidesharecdn.com/](https://d2gne97vdumgn3.cloudfront.net/api/file/oK5aESM8T8Oe86kKjyxt) A typical granule lasts about 8 to 20 minutes. At one time, the sun's surface is covered by approx 3.5-4 million granules. ![skyandtelescope.com](https://d2gne97vdumgn3.cloudfront.net/api/file/FfGN6lKVQOSCJodcw1h3)
##### From

The grainy appearance of the solar photosphere is called granulation.

#### Explanation:

A typical granule lasts about $8$ to $20$ minutes. At one time, the sun's surface is covered by approx $3.5 - 4$ million granules.

##### To

The grainy appearance of the solar photosphere is called granulation.

#### Explanation:

A typical granule lasts about $8$ to $20$ minutes. At one time, the sun's surface is covered by approx $3.5 - 4$ million granules.

• @azhar-a Azhar A. updated the answer.
1 year ago
Changes | Side by side
**The grainy appearance of the solar photosphere is called ** ***granulation.*** ![http://image.slidesharecdn.com/](https://d2gne97vdumgn3.cloudfront.net/api/file/oK5aESM8T8Oe86kKjyxt) A typical granule lasts about 8 to 20 minutes. At one time, the sun's surface is covered by approx 3.5-4 million granules. ![skyandtelescope.com](https://d2gne97vdumgn3.cloudfront.net/api/file/FfGN6lKVQOSCJodcw1h3)
**The grainy appearance of the solar photosphere is called ** ***granulation.*** ![http://image.slidesharecdn.com/](https://d2gne97vdumgn3.cloudfront.net/api/file/oK5aESM8T8Oe86kKjyxt) A typical granule lasts about 8 to 20 minutes. At one time, the sun's surface is covered by approx 3.5-4 million granules. ![skyandtelescope.com](https://d2gne97vdumgn3.cloudfront.net/api/file/FfGN6lKVQOSCJodcw1h3)
##### From

The grainy appearance of the solar photosphere is called granulation.

#### Explanation:

A typical granule lasts about 8 to 20 minutes. At one time, the sun's surface is covered by approx 3.5-4 million granules.

##### To

The grainy appearance of the solar photosphere is called granulation.

#### Explanation:

A typical granule lasts about $8$ to $20$ minutes. At one time, the sun's surface is covered by approx $3.5 - 4$ million granules.

• @hunaid-h Hunaid L. Hanfee updated the answer.
1 year ago
Changes | Side by side
The grainy appearance of the solar photosphere is called ***granulation.*** ![http://image.slidesharecdn.com/](https://d2gne97vdumgn3.cloudfront.net/api/file/oK5aESM8T8Oe86kKjyxt) A typical granule lasts about 8 to 20 minutes. At one time, the sun's surface is covered by approx 3.5-4 million granules. ![skyandtelescope.com](https://d2gne97vdumgn3.cloudfront.net/api/file/FfGN6lKVQOSCJodcw1h3)
**The grainy appearance of the solar photosphere is called ** ***granulation.*** ![http://image.slidesharecdn.com/](https://d2gne97vdumgn3.cloudfront.net/api/file/oK5aESM8T8Oe86kKjyxt) A typical granule lasts about 8 to 20 minutes. At one time, the sun's surface is covered by approx 3.5-4 million granules. ![skyandtelescope.com](https://d2gne97vdumgn3.cloudfront.net/api/file/FfGN6lKVQOSCJodcw1h3)
##### From

The grainy appearance of the solar photosphere is called granulation.

#### Explanation:

A typical granule lasts about 8 to 20 minutes. At one time, the sun's surface is covered by approx 3.5-4 million granules.

##### To

The grainy appearance of the solar photosphere is called granulation.

#### Explanation:

A typical granule lasts about 8 to 20 minutes. At one time, the sun's surface is covered by approx 3.5-4 million granules.

• @hunaid-h Hunaid L. Hanfee wrote an answer.
1 year ago