Dark Sky Lighting
Choose Dark Sky Lighting to eliminate glare and comply with local light pollution ordinances. An outdoor light fixture is considered dark-sky if it emits all of its light downward, and no part of the bulb is visible from a distance. No light may be emitted above the 90 degree horizontal.
When looking for Dark-sky outdoor lights, ask for Fully-Shielded or Full Cutoff. If you can see the light source, then it likely is NOT a dark-sky light fixture.
Dark Sky Benefits
Dark sky compliant fixtures give 4 main benefits:
The night sky is darker and clearer making it easier to see the stars. We don't intrude on fragile noct...