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Light Sensor

The Light Sensor approximates the human eye in spectral response. Use it for inverse square law experiments or for studying polarizers, reflectivity, or solar energy.

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The Light Sensor can be used for measurements of light intensity in a variety of situations.

  • Perform inverse square light intensity experiments using a point source of light
  • Conduct polarized filter studies
  • Demonstrate the flicker of fluorescent lamps and other lamps
  • Carry out solar energy studies
  • Perform reflectivity studies
  • Study light intensity in various parts of a house or school
  • Use it as part of a study of plant growth to measure light intensity


WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals, including antimony, which are known to the State of California to cause cancer. For more information, see

Resolution0–600 lux: 0.2 lux
0–6,000 lux: 2 lux
0–150,000 lux: 50 lux

Wavelengths: 400–800 nm

Vernier Light Sensor

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Warranty: 5-year limited warranty