What does Elongation mean in Astronomy Dictionary?

  • the angular length of a planetary human anatomy from sunlight as seen from world. A planet at best eastern elongation is seen in the evening sky and a planet at biggest western elongation is going to be present in the morning sky. by Nikita IsabellReport definition

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