Sun glow


a diffused, hazy light seen around the sun, caused by atmospheric dust.

1835–45; sun + glow Unabridged
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sunglow (ˈsʌnˌɡləʊ)
a pinkish glow often seen in the sky before sunrise or after sunset. It is caused by scattering or diffraction of sunlight by particles in the atmosphere

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