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Definition of "earthshine" []

  • The ashen light reflected from the earth, which illuminates the new moon when it is not receiving light directly from the sun (noun)

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Use "earthshine" in a sentence
  • "Look for the beautiful phenomenon known as "earthshine""
  • "-2, which is not significantly different from what is implied by the satellite and "earthshine" data of Palle et al. (2004), although the satellite data of Pinker et al. (2005) suggest an increase only about a third as large for this period."