nightside

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nightside

(ˈnaɪtˌsaɪd)
n
1. (Astronomy) astronomy the dark side (of a planet)
2. (Industrial Relations & HR Terms) US the workers of a night-shift

night•side

(ˈnaɪtˌsaɪd)

n.
the dark side of a planet or moon.
[1950–55]
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They can thus image both hemispheres as the planet circles the star and search for any temperature differences between the day- and nightsides.
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Mars24 is a Java application, which displays a Mars sunclock, a graphical representation of the planet Mars showing its current sun- and nightsides, along with a numerical readout of the time in 24-hour format.