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Which color fades fastest in sunlight?
Last Updated: 7th April, 2021
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Herein, what car color fades the fastest in sunlight?
Regardless of UV intensity, some color paints are more susceptible to fading, with red paint usually losing its color the fastest.
does paint fade in sunlight? Sunlight and painted walls don't go well together and often leads to the dreaded fade problem we want to avoid. Frequent sunlight causes photodegradation- chemical bonds in the paint are broken down by ultraviolet rays. Not all colours react the same way. Lighter colours last longer and fade less than dark colours.
Also, what colors fade in the sun?
This is because the energy of each photon in light is proportional to the wavelength (Energy of a photon = Planck's constant times wavelength). Blue dyes reflect higher visible wavelengths (not absorb) so are therefore likely to have a minor fade resistance advantage over red and green dyes.
Does yellow fade in the sun?
Yellow however will always fade faster b This is actually because the yellow is a “lighter” colour. Lighter colours will absorb more of the UV rays in the Sun and as such will degrade at a faster rate. Yellow however will always fade faster but if the colour has enough yellow in it, it will outlast the blue.