Sun Halos, Sun "Dogs n awesome sky phenomenon

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Sun Dog 2013 Sun Dogs ~ are made of a large family of halos, created by light interacting with ice crystals in the atmosphere. Sun Dogs are best seen and most conspicuous when the Sun is close to the horizon.

Sun Dog 2013

This is not my first attempt to capture a sun dog though I think this is one of my better ones. Saturday's blizzard died down at just the right time and it made for and incredible sunset. The wind was quite strong during the capture of this image.

Extremely rare atmospheric phenomenon called rainbow bridge or circumhorizontal arc: when the sun is at least above horizon and ice crystals in clouds form rainbows.

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"Somewhere Over the Halo" HDR of Wisconsin Polar Vortex shot with Canon and Canon lens. Minus 25 degrees while shooting this at the edge of Lake Michigan. Wisconsin Horizons by Phil Koch. Lives in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA. Beautiful Sunset, Beautiful World, Beautiful Places, Amazing Photography, Landscape Photography, Nature Photography, All Nature, Amazing Nature, Cool Pictures

Somewhere Over the Halo

"Somewhere Over the Halo" The subzero Polar Vortex in Wisconsin. Horizons by Phil Koch. Lives in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA. phil-koch.artistwebsites.com www.facebook.com/WisconsinHorizons

Interesting light phenomenon I photographed in Sweden todaycan anyone explain? Beautiful Sky, Beautiful World, Beautiful Places, Beautiful Pictures, Terre Plate, Amazing Photography, Nature Photography, Halo, Wild Weather

Interesting light phenomenon I photographed in Sweden today...can anyone explain?

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Fire rainbows A circumhorizontal arc, sometimes called a fire rainbow because of its appearance, occurs because of ice crystals in cirrus clouds. If the sun is higher than these crystals act as prisms, refracting light into this beautiful rainbow.

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Also known as "nacreous" or "mother of pearl" clouds, icy PSCs form in the lower stratosphere when temperatures drop to around minus Sunlight shining through tiny ice particles across produce…

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Sun Halo on blue sky

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20 amazing Nacreous Clouds and Fire Rainbow pictures. Also known as polar stratospheric clouds and circumhorizontal arcs. Fire Rainbow, Rainbow Cloud, Over The Rainbow, Rainbow Dash, Cirrostratus Clouds, Night Clouds, Halo Solar, Lago Michigan, Cirrus Cloud
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Rare fire rainbow streaks across 4th of July sky

Indiana residents were treated to a rare weather phenomenon on the Fourth of July when a fire rainbow, a horizontal multicolored streak appeared in the sky

sixpenceee: “venomsbite: “ sr-tortugo: “ sixpenceee: “ A video of a sun dog. Sun dogs or phantom suns, are when there is a pair of bright spots on either side on the Sun. This happens when light.

Science of sun halos: NASA reveals how an 'angel' appeared over Sweden

The breathtaking clip was captured earlier this year by Ludvig Lundin, a skier at the Vemdalen resort in central Sweden, and shared over five million times.

After the sun set , a dazzling display of rare psychedelic clouds lit up the twilight sky over northern Scotland. These were mother-of-pearl, or nacreous clouds, and shimmered with an electric glow in the dark. Twilight Sky, Sun Dogs, Cloud Lights, Rainbow Cloud, New Environment, Sky View, Big Sky, Psychedelic, Scotland
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Why acid clouds mean psychedelic highs and mercury lows

After the sun set on Sunday evening, a dazzling display of rare psychedelic clouds lit up the twilight sky over northern Scotland. These were mother-of-pearl, or nacreous clouds, and shimmered with

20 amazing Nacreous Clouds and Fire Rainbow pictures. Also known as polar stratospheric clouds and circumhorizontal arcs.

“The Scream” Might Have Been Inspired By a Rare Type of Cloud

Did mother-of-pearl clouds stoke a painter's angst?

Ice halo displays range from familiar rare and complex sky phenomena. Halos tell us about the crystals inhabiting the clouds but not how they were seeded. Halo, Sun Dogs, Weather And Climate, Aurora Borealis, Photos, Pictures, Clouds, Sky, Travel
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Pictures of complex sun halos - Strange Sounds

Ice halo displays range from familiar rare and complex sky phenomena. Halos tell us about the crystals inhabiting the clouds but not how they were seeded.

NASA Astronomy Picture of the Day 2015 April 3 Sun and Moon HaloTwo pictures captured on April 1 are combined in this creative day and night composite. Separated in time by about 10 hours the images.

Sun and Moon Align to Create Stunning Two-Faced Ice Halo

It looks like the sky of an alien world, or a portent for the coming apocalypse, but this photo is actually a day and night composite—two images taken in the same spot along the coast of Östersund, Sweden, roughly ten hours apart.