Why do stars twinkle?

Asked by Vishal kumar | 2 years ago |  349

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Solution :-

The twinkling of a star is due to atmospheric refraction of starlight. The starlight, on entering the earth’s atmosphere, undergoes refraction continuously before it reaches the earth. The atmospheric refraction occurs in a medium of gradually changing refractive index.

Answered by Shivani Kumari | 2 years ago

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