SIZE-DISTANCE PARADOX

the illusion of an objects size dependent on the distance from the viewer. Moon illusion is also example of size distance paradox. also referred as distance paradox.

SIZE-DISTANCE PARADOX: "In size distance paradox the moon appears larger on the horizon than at its zenith."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SIZE-DISTANCE PARADOX," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/size-distance-paradox/ (accessed September 30, 2020).
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