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Pastor Proves Sun Is 500 Miles Above Earth

by | 10th, March 2011

IN the forums, we get to meet Pastor Billy-Reuben Gibson. He’s a cleric, at Landover Baptist Church “Proud to be God’s Authority on Earth”. he thinks the sun is 500 miles above the Earth.

The sun is roughly 491.1 miles overhead. Depending on the exact shade of yellow (whether it’s closer to 570nm or 580nm), this figure could be off by as much as 5 miles. However, I don’t have a spectrometer handy, and I’m willing to live with an uncertainty of ±5 miles. It’s not like I’m planning to visit anytime soon

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