zodiacal band


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zodiacal band:

see zodiacal lightzodiacal light
or zodiacal band,
a faint band of light sometimes seen in the western sky just after sunset in the spring, extending up from the horizon at the point where the sun has just set, or in the eastern sky just before sunrise in the autumn.
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