What is the wavelength of the visible spectrum?

What is the wavelength of the visible spectrum? 

(1) 1300 A°–3000 A° 

(2) 3900 A° – 7600 A° 

(3) 7800 A° – 8000 A° 

(4) 8500 A° – 9800 A° 

Answer: (2) The visible spectrum is the portion of the electromagnetic spectrum that is visible to (can be detected by) the human eye. Electromagnetic radiation in this range of wavelengths is called visible light or simply light. A typical human eye will respond to wavelengths from about 390 to 750 nm in terms of angstrom it is in between 3900 A° - 7600 A°. In terms of frequency, this corresponds to a band in the vicinity of 400–790 THz. A light-adapted eye generally has its maximum sensitivity at around 555 nm (540 THz), in the green region of the optical spectrum (luminosity function). The spectrum does not, however, contain all the colours that the human eyes and brain can distinguish. Unsaturated colours such as pink, or purple variations such as magenta, are absent, for example, because they can be made only by a mix of multiple wavelengths. 

What is the wavelength of the visible spectrum?   (1) 1300 A°–3000 A°   (2) 3900 A° – 7600 A°   (3) 7800 A° – 8000 A°   (4) 8500 A° – 9800 A°

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