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Sunlight doesn't give off gas. It's energy - from the fusion of H2 molecules to form He - in the form of photons.

If you're referring to the gas inside the sun, it's diatomic molecules of Hydrogen and Helium.

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About 70% of the sun is made up of hydrogen and about 28% of it is helium. A further 1.5% of it is Carbon, nitrogen and oxygen and the rest is made up of traces of other elements like as neon, iron, silicon, magnesium and sulfur.

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