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What would a beacon of light activated on Earth's surface look like from space?

You could see them.. if there were a lot of spaceships, spreading thruster molecules masses out there in the void. Basically, the equivalent of plane-trails in space- meaning, its very faint and ...
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What would a beacon of light activated on Earth's surface look like from space?

Unfortunately, Nothing The reason we can see beams of light like spotlights on earth is because the light we are actually seeing is that being scattered by various particles in our atmosphere (...
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