# Which electromagnetic wave has the shortest wavelength?

## Which electromagnetic wave has the shortest wavelength?

Gamma rays have the shortest wavelength and the highest energy among the other waves in the electromagnetic spectrum.

## What types of EM energy have short wavelengths?

X-rays and Gamma rays have shorter wavelengths than ultraviolet radiation.

Which region of the EM spectrum has the shortest wavelength?

ultraviolet
For most purposes, the ultraviolet or UV portion of the spectrum has the shortest wavelengths which are practical for remote sensing. This radiation is just beyond the violet portion of the visible wavelengths, hence its name.

What is the lowest frequency wave?

Radio waves have the lowest frequency.

### Which color has longest wavelength?

red light
On one end of the spectrum is red light, with the longest wavelength. Blue or violet light has the shortest wavelength. White light is a combination of all colors in the color spectrum. It has all the colors of the rainbow.

### What are the 7 electromagnetic waves in order?

In order from highest to lowest energy, the sections of the EM spectrum are named: gamma rays, X-rays, ultraviolet radiation, visible light, infrared radiation, and radio waves.

Which Colour has highest frequency?

violet
When it comes to visible light, the highest frequency color, which is violet, also has the most energy. The lowest frequency of visible light, which is red, has the least energy.

What color has highest frequency?

Violet
Violet waves have the highest frequencies.

## Which color travels the fastest?

red
Because the colors of light travel at different speeds, they get bent by different amounts and come out all spread out instead of mixed up. Violet travels the slowest so it is on the bottom and red travels the fastest so is on the top.

## Which type of wave travels the fastest?

P waves
P waves travel fastest and are the first to arrive from the earthquake. In S or shear waves, rock oscillates perpendicular to the direction of wave propagation. In rock, S waves generally travel about 60% the speed of P waves, and the S wave always arrives after the P wave.

Which wave has the shortest wavelength?

Answer: Gamma Rays. The electromagnetic waves with shortest wavelengths are called gamma rays. The electromagnetic spectrum is the range of frequencies (the spectrum) of electromagnetic radiation and their respective wavelengths and photon energies.

Which are the longest and shortest wavelengths?

Red light is the longest wavelength around 620 to 750 nanometer. It is followed by orange which has a wavelength of 590 t 620 nanometer. And then blue which has a wavelength of 450 to 495 nanometer. And the shortest wavelength is violet which has a wavelength of 380 to 459 nanometer.

### Which has the longest wave length?

Chicama is located in Puerto Malabrigo in the central north coast of Peru . It is considered the longest wave in the world, breaking along a spectacular beach all the way to an old pier at the end. On a good day, you can have a ride that is almost 3 km long.

### Which has the shortest wavelength?

In the visible spectrum, Violet has the shortest wavelength (400nm), and considering all EM Waves , Gamma Rays have the shortest wavelength (<10^-3 nm)