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Q: Is the light before sunrise called aurora?
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What is the period of dim light before sunrise called?

Answer. Twilight is the name given to the period between dawn and sunrise, or between sunset and dusk, when light is still visible in the sky due to sunlight scattering off the atmosphere.

What are the northern light called as?

Aurora Borealis for the northern ones, and Aurora Australis for the southern ones.

What are streams of colourful dancing light in sky in Arctic and Antarctic called?

Aurora Borealis and Aurora Australis.

What steamers of light called the northern lights?

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Most comets are found before the sunrise or the sunset?

All comets are found before sunrise or sunset. As a general rule comets are not visible in day light so they would be found after sunset

When do Aurora appears?

Magnetic storms occur on Earth when electrically charged particles from the corona and solar flares are added to the solar wind produced by the corona. When this happens, Earth's atmosphere radiates beautiful light called the aurora borealis or northern lights. This same light is called the aurora australis in the southern hemisphere.

What is false dawn?

false dawn is the timing of prayer its different between false sunrise which is orangey colour in the sky any false dawn is light of the first band of horizontal light before sunrise hope it helps

What is a simile for sunset?

the sky was as colorful as a fire

What is the time limit of fajr or dawn prayer?

The time limit of Fajr (dawn) prayer is from the appearance of first sun light at start of sunrise until before the full sunrise.

Dancing colorful veils of light in northern skies at night and frequently seen in Alaska are called what?

Aurora Borealis, or "northern lights". Similar displays around the south pole are called Aurora Australis.

Who discovered the northern lights?

No one can be said to have discovered a natural phenomena that has been known since before recorded time. The Aurora Borealis and the Aurora Australis, sometimes called The Northern and Southern Lights, are natural light displays in the sky, usually observed at night, particularly in the polar regions. Natural phenomena such as the Aurora Borealis have been in existence for millions of years, from times before people existed.