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  • n. Alternative capitalization of earthshine


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  • That's OK, because Earth isn't all that big seen from the Moon, and the reflective light called Earthshine isn't likely to seriously disturb your sleep.

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  • The effect is also known as earthshine because it is light from the Sun reflected off the Earth to the Moon and back that lights up the darker portion of the Moon.

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  • The photo shows the phenomenon "Earthshine," which is not booze brewed on the moon.

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  • Dungeons & Dragons 'Dave Arneson is dead (source: Scientific American) "Earthshine" shows how planets may reveal their watery surfaces (source: Scientific American)

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  • Arrows Tour, "as well as two tracks --" One Little Victory "and" Earthshine "-- newly remixed by the band's Alex Lifeson and master mixer Richard Chycki (Aerosmith, Mick Jagger, P. Diddy).

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  • Titus has been working on Earthshine – measuring the albedo of the earth by measuring how much radiation from the earth lights up the (dark side of the) moon.

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  • You can see the corona of the sun and the surface of the Moon from reflected Earthshine, in the same amazing photo!

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  • Earthshine is the dark side of the moon shining brightly because the full Earth is shining on it.

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  • This time around, the spot was just barely visible, brightened by Earthshine.

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  • The Earthshine shone so brightly from behind them that it cast the lunar surface as three-dimensional.

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