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sunset

1. the daily disappearance of the sun below the horizon
2. the atmospheric phenomena accompanying this disappearance
3. the time at which the sun sets at a particular locality

sunset

[′sən‚set]
(astronomy)
The exact moment the upper limb of the sun disappears below the horizon.
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On Taiwan's outlying islands, the sun will go down later than on Taiwan proper, the bureau said, predicting the sunset to occur at 5:26 p.m.
But at sunrise and sunset, when the sun is low in the sky, light takes a much longer path to reach us.