donald asked in Society & CultureLanguages · 7 months ago

Do I understand this correctly?

Night starts around an hour after sunset correct?

3 Answers

  • 7 months ago
    Favourite answer

    Night begins after dusk -- the period when the sun's no longer visible but it isn't dark yet.

  • Gloria
    Lv 7
    7 months ago

    Night is when darkness comes. It differs in countries around the globe.

  • Mark
    Lv 7
    7 months ago

    On planets with atmospheres, yes.  (Even after the sun is below the horizon, it stays somewhat light because of atmospheres' tendency to scatter light.)  On the moon, which is mostly airless, it goes from day to night INSTANTLY.

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