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Blackbody Locus

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Type: Term
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The temperature of a blackbody as it is heated through its range of color can be graphed as a line running through the Chromaticity Diagram. This line is known as the Blackbody Locus.

Locus: The set or configuration of all points whose coordinates satisfy a single equation or one or more algebraic conditions.

See Also

Term: Blackbody, Black Body Radiation
Term: Chromaticity Diagram