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Question Outer edge of the Earth atmosphere has a radius of

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Outer edge of the Earth atmosphere has a radius of 150 million kilometers. The solar radiation there has a power of 1370 W/m2 (the solar constant for Earth). The solar radiation is inversely proportional to the square of the distance from the sun. If the radius of the outer edge of Mars is approximately 228 million km, estimate its solar constant.

 

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