land sky

land sky

[′land ‚skī]
(meteorology)
The relatively dark appearance of the underside of a cloud layer when it is over land that is not snow-covered, used largely in polar regions with reference to the sky map; it is brighter than water sky, but much darker than iceblink or snowblink.
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