New Mars Forums

Official discussion forum of The Mars Society and MarsNews.com

You are not logged in.

Announcement

Announcement: As a reader of NewMars forum, we have opportunities for you to assist with technical discussions in several initiatives underway. NewMars needs volunteers with appropriate education, skills, talent, motivation and generosity of spirit as a highly valued member. Write to newmarsmember * gmail.com to tell us about your ability's to help contribute to NewMars and become a registered member.

#1 2022-04-11 21:56:49

Tmcom
Member
Registered: 2017-03-02
Posts: 836

Sounds from Mars

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lX5iVyfF3N0&t=79s

Which apparently doesn't carry far, (for obvious reasons).

Offline

#2 2022-04-11 22:06:29

SpaceNut
Administrator
From: New Hampshire
Registered: 2004-07-22
Posts: 25,311

Re: Sounds from Mars

There is actually 2 different speeds for sound on mars.

https://www.sciencenews.org/article/mar … helicopter

Its speed depends on whether the sound is high-pitched or low-pitched

The speed of this sound is about 250 meters per second, the team reports. That’s slower than on Earth, where sound travels through the air at about 340 m/s.

Martian surface at frequencies below 240 hertz, or slightly deeper than middle C on a piano: 240 m/s.

Offline

Board footer

Powered by FluxBB