Colors in fabrics appear different under fluorescent light because In our daily lives, we often notice that the color of clothing as seen under fluorescent lights indoors looks different under sunlight outdoors. Colors like red are much more pronounced in sunlight than underthose lights. Do you know why this is so ?
Like sunlight, fluorescent lights is also white light, and it is also made up of many different wavelength , But the wavelength in fluorescent lights are different from those in sunlight. So, when these wavelength are reflected to our eyes, we get the feeling that there is something a bit different about the color of our clothes.