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LUX Values
Footcandle Values
 
Light Levels in LUX Values
 
Summary of Outdoor Illuminance Levels (LUX)
Horizontal illuminance levels at 1M (3) unless otherwise shown
See this table in Footcandle values
 

ACTIVITY

CLASS I

CLASS II

CLASS III

CLASS IV

BASEBALL

1500/1000 LUX

1000/700 LUX

500/300 LUX

300/200 LUX

BASKETBALL

 

 

300 LUX

200 LUX

GOLF DRIVING RANGE

 

 

 

 

HORIZONTAL (at grade)

 

 

200 LUX

200 LUX

VERTICAL (at 183m (200yrds))

 

 

100 LUX

100 LUX

FOOTBALL

1000 LUX

500 LUX

300 LUX

200 LUX

GOLF COURSE

TEES (at grade)
FAIRWAYS (at grade)
GREENS (at grade)

 

 

 

 

50 LUX
30 LUX
50 LUX

HORSE RACING

 

 

 

 

HORIZONTAL (at track)

300/1000 LUX

 

 

 

VERTICAL (at 1.5M (5))

700 LUX

 

 

 

ICE HOCKEY (at grade)

 

500 LUX

300 LUX

200 LUX

RODEO

 

500 LUX

300 LUX

 

ROLLER HOCKEY (at grade)

 

500 LUX

300 LUX

200 LUX

SOCCER (OUTDOOR)

 

500 LUX

300 LUX

200 LUX

SOFTBALL

1500/1000 LUX

1000/700 LUX

500/300 LUX

300/200

SWIMMING

 

 

 

 

POOL (at water level)

 

300 LUX

300 LUX

100 LUX

DECK (at deck level)

 

200 LUX

100 LUX

100 LUX

TENNIS

1250 LUX

750 LUX

500 LUX

300 LUX

TRACK & FIELD

FIELD
TRACK (at grade)

 

 

500 LUX
300 LUX

 

300 LUX
200 LUX

 

200 LUX
200 LUX

VOLLEYBALL

 

 

300 LUX

200 LUX