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When would you use aquatic as an adjective?

If it has to do with water, it’s aquatic. The adjective also describes something that takes place in water. If you are on a swimming or diving team, you can say you are into aquatic sports, which may take place at an aquatic center.

How do you use marine in a sentence?

Marine sentence example

  1. Railway and marine locomotives are not included.
  2. Tetraplatia volitans Viguier is a remarkable floating marine form.
  3. After this marine period was brought to a close the sea retreated.

What is the adjective of sea?

Here are some adjectives for sea: current, baltic, specific territorial, blue lone, wispy radiant, open polar, canal, shortest, inland freshwater, azure indescribable, uncharted, trackless, capricious and dainty, tempestuous and relentless, picrocholinal, rough, choppy, mighty untracked, wide wide, flawless turquoise.

Why is sea water blue?

The ocean is blue because water absorbs colors in the red part of the light spectrum. Like a filter, this leaves behind colors in the blue part of the light spectrum for us to see. The ocean may also take on green, red, or other hues as light bounces off of floating sediments and particles in the water.

What is the Colour of pure water?

The water is in fact not colorless; even pure water is not colorless, but has a slight blue tint to it, best seen when looking through a long column of water. The blueness in water is not caused by the scattering of light, which is responsible for the sky being blue.

What makes ocean water look green?

The most important light-absorbing substance in the oceans is chlorophyll, which phytoplankton use to produce carbon by photosynthesis. Due to this green pigment – chlorophyll – phytoplankton preferentially absorb the red and blue portions of the light spectrum (for photosynthesis) and reflect green light.

How can we detect the colors of the sun?

If you could travel into space and look at the Sun without going blind, you’d find that it’s actually white, and not yellow. Using a prism, you can see how sunlight can be broken up into the spectrum of its colors: red, orange, yellow, green, blue, indigo and violet.

Why doesnt the sun light up space?

Yes, Leo Cutter is right, the sun does not light up space because there is nothing there to light up. If the universe is infinite every point on the night sky (and the daylight sky) would be as bright as the sun. Indeed, it might be hard to even see the sun, its brightest would be overwhelmed by sky around it.