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Table 1 Characteristics of the light conditions

From: Subadditive responses to extremely short blue and green pulsed light on visual evoked potentials, pupillary constriction and electroretinograms

Light condition Blue Green Blue + Green
Peak wavelength (nm) 464 526
FWHM (nm) 22 31
Irradiance (μW/cm2) 686 607 1294
Photon density (1015 photons/cm2/s) 1.61 1.62 3.24
Photon density (log photons/cm2/s) 15.2 15.2 15.5
Photopic illuminance (lx) 439 3281 3734
Scotopic illuminance (lx) 7388 7836 15,204
Melanopsin-stimulating irradiance (μW/cm2) 526.1 343.8 868.6
Melanopsin-stimulating photon density (1014 photons/cm2/s) 13.0 8.5 21.5
  1. FWHM full width at half maximum