Twilight is a time in the evening, just after the sun has gone down below the horizon, and there’s still some light available before the darkness of night.

twilight time

Children enjoy playing outside during twilight.


Twilight creates a feeling of magic.

twilight in Ghent, Belgium

Twilight casts romantic light on cities just before it becomes dark. In some northern cities, twilight can last for over an hour, or for several hours in the very far north.

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This page was published on June 21, 2017.