antitwilight (arch)

反曙暮光[弧]

Atmospheric Sciences (English-Chinese) dictionary. 2014.

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  • antitwilight arch — noun see antitwilight * * * /an tee twuy luyt, an tuy / a narrow band, pink or with a purple cast, that sometimes appears at twilight just above the horizon opposite the sun. Also called anticrepuscular arch. [ANTI + TWILIGHT] …   Useful english dictionary

  • antitwilight arch — /an tee twuy luyt, an tuy / a narrow band, pink or with a purple cast, that sometimes appears at twilight just above the horizon opposite the sun. Also called anticrepuscular arch. [ANTI + TWILIGHT] * * * …   Universalium

  • antitwilight — ˈantē| , tə̇ noun or antitwilight arch Etymology: anti (I) + twilight : the pink or purplish glow in the eastern sky after sunset …   Useful english dictionary

  • anticrepuscular arch — /an tee kri pus kyeuh leuhr, an tuy , an tee , an tuy /. See antitwilight arch. [ANTI + CREPUSCULAR] * * * …   Universalium

  • anticrepuscular arch — /an tee kri pus kyeuh leuhr, an tuy , an tee , an tuy /. See antitwilight arch. [ANTI + CREPUSCULAR] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Earth's shadow — This article is about the shadow the Earth casts on its atmosphere as viewed from the Earth. For information about how it (or any other shadow) extends in space, see Umbra. Earth s shadow and Belt of Venus at sunrise, seen over a horizon where… …   Wikipedia

  • Belt of Venus — The Belt of Venus or Venus s Girdle is the Victorian era name for an atmospheric phenomenon seen at sunrise and sunset. Shortly after sunset or shortly before sunrise the observer is, or is very nearly, surrounded by a pinkish glow or… …   Wikipedia

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