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Last Post 19 Oct 2011 08:23 AM by  Terry Kucera
temperture of the sun
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19 Oct 2011 07:51 AM

    how hot does the sun get in the middle?

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    19 Oct 2011 08:23 AM

    Hi Miya,

    We think the center of the Sun is at about 15 million° C, which is 27 million° F. Pretty toasty! The core is where the nuclear fusion takes place, generating the sun's energy.

    Terry

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