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View Full Version : Dark Sky Regulations Bring Zodiacal Light to Rhode Island Observatory



Fraser
2014-Jan-08, 11:30 PM
The result of sunlight reflected off fine particles of dust aligned along the plane of the Solar System, zodiacal light appears as a diffuse, hazy band of light stretching upwards from the horizon after sunset or before sunrise. Most people have never seen zodiacal light because it’s very dim, and thus an extremely dark sky […]

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