What color is the sky?

28 Answers

  • 4 weeks ago

    The sky is Blair

  • 4 weeks ago

    Apart from a light grey when It is Cloudy

    And an evening when a red sky means good weather on its way

    Or the opposite in the Morning

    They sky is a light Blue like Manchester City Home Jerseys

    It is caused by refraction of the Suns Light through our Atmosphere and Water Vapour and is known as Rayleigh Scattering

    This is named after the Scientist who first proposed it who became Lord Rayleigh

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    Source(s): Mr Blue Sky himself
  • 4 weeks ago

    if it wasn't for dust scattering light in the atmosphere Black. except for the sun. Thanks to the dust on a clear day Blue.

    • Zardoz
      Lv 7
      4 weeks agoReport

      It is not dust that scatters the blue light, but nitrogen. The red is scattered by dust.

  • 4 weeks ago

    Blue with violet blotches. For some reason people deny this is the case. I have no idea why.

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  • 4 weeks ago

    I suppose you are not color blind 😀

  • 4 weeks ago

    Mauve, silly person you.

  • Clive
    Lv 7
    4 weeks ago

    Are you blind? Look at it.

  • 4 weeks ago

    Color perception starts with the eye, then how your visual cortex interprets color.

    Light entering the gasses of the atmosphere are scattered (Rayleigh) different wavelengths refracted differently. this filters out a lot of long wave, letting the blue spectrum pass easier, gives the atmosphere a blue hue.(actually backward)

    Smoke and haze are particulate matter, that can take on any number of colors.

    (smog, soot, pollen, dust, etc.)

    Clouds are water vapor molecules that refract light differently than pure gasses.

  • Mark
    Lv 7
    4 weeks ago

    It's not really any coluor, but it reflects back blue...

  • 4 weeks ago

    It's a rusty-orange color from the oxides of nitrogen. I live in Los Angeles.

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