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A faint glow in the night sky due to sunlight being scattered by dust in the Solar System. Due to light pollution it's difficult to observe from suburban areas. The zodiacal light is most prominent near the Sun and best seen towards the west just after sunset or the east just before sunrise.

The Zodiacal light (credit:- Dominic Cantin)

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