Briefly introduced: BH1750FVI illuminance sensor on a small breakout board (GY-30)

With the BH1750FVI can be measured the illuminance in lux at a point. Areas of application are, for example, photography, automatic switching of lamps for lighting at night or dusk and much more.

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BH1750FVI illuminance sensor on a breakout board (GY-30)

Specifications:

  • BH1750FVI from ROHM Semiconductor
  • Measurement range: 0 – 65536 lux
  • I²C interface
  • Supply voltage: 3 – 5V
  • Dimensions (GY-30): 33mm x 16mm

Further information on illuminance in Wikipedia, as well as examples of typical illuminance also there.

Project with the BH1750FVI:

 

Components:

eBay: BH1750FVI
Amazon: BH1750FVI

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