- a diffused, hazy light seen around the sun, caused by atmospheric dust.
Origin of sunglow
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Historical Examples of sunglow
Now and again there was the sharp twang in it of the bog-myrtle, sweltering in the sunglow.
I was a child, and asked him if it was a white dove, such as I had seen fanning the sunglow in Icolmkill.The Divine Adventure etc. (Works vol. 4)
Out of the sunglow the arm crept like a snake, then it lay still in the shadow betwixt the two who slumbered unheeding.
- 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