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The sunlight reflected from the earth's surface that illuminates part of the moon not directly lighted by the sun. Also called earthlight.
(Astronomy) the ashen light reflected from the earth, which illuminates the new moon when it is not receiving light directly from the sun
the faint illumination of the part of the moon not illuminated by sunlight, as during a crescent phase, caused by the reflection of light from the earth.
clair de Terre