Luminosity

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The Luminosity of a star represents the amount of power, or energy over time, emitted by the star.

Property Details[edit | edit source]

Location[edit | edit source]

The Luminosity property can be found in the first section of the Overview tab in the properties panel of a star.

Units[edit | edit source]

Luminosity can be viewed and edited using the following units:

  • Solar luminosity (L star) = 3.846×1026 W
  • Watts (W) is the SI unit for luminosity.

Simulation Effects[edit | edit source]

Stars[edit | edit source]