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Perpetual Sun

From the blog post:

In Antarctica, the summertime sun never sets. It is perpetual day. Instead of a ducking beneath the horizon, the sun circumscribes the sky every 24 hours. Due to our latitude near south 86 degrees, the sun never gets real high or real low. At local noon, the sun elevation is ...

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Awesome, thanks for your personal insight said with lucid clarity. One day I'd very much like to experience an Antartic summer & indeed the majesty in winter of the Aurora Australis. I never knew there was no twilight in orbit! So does that mean it goes jet black & I assume the clarity of celestial objects is increased too ? Kind regards Andrew aka Wish :@)

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