(Deleted) Why is the water blue in the ocean but clear in a cup?

19 months ago by
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19 months ago by

Water absorbs more of red light than it does blue.To actually see a significant difference with our eyes the light must travel about thirty feet in the water. ... However a cup of water looks clear to us because it is so very slightly blue that our eyes cannot see it.

19 months ago by

No one will ever know....

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