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An atmosphere consists of the collection of gases that are gravitationally bound to an object. Universe Sandbox simulates the effects of an atmosphere on the physical properties of a Planetary Body.

Related Properties & Settings[]


  • Properties related to a planetary body's atmosphere are located in the Atmosphere section of the Surface tab of the object's properties panel.


  • The visible atmosphere can be toggled on or off and its color can be changed using the Atmosphere Appearance control in the Layers section of the Appearance tab.