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School evocation [darkness]; Level antipaladin 2, bard 2, cleric/oracle 2, inquisitor 2, magus 2, shaman 2, sorcerer/wizard 2


Casting Time 1 standard action
Components V, M/DF (bat fur and a piece of coal)


Range touch
Target object touched
Duration 1 min./level (D)
Saving Throw none; Spell Resistance no


Can a non-magical light source increase the light level within the area of darkness if the light source is outside the spell's area?

No. Non-magical light sources do not increase the light level within the spell's area, regardless of whether the light source is in the area or outside the area.