A rainbow is a meteorological phenomenon that is caused by reflection,
refraction and ... In a double rainbow, a second arc is seen outside the primary
arc, and has the order of its colours reversed...
An observer on the ground observes a half-circle of color with red being the color
perceived on the outside or top of the bow. Those who are fortunate enough to ...
Ideal conditions for rainbows are sunlight and water droplets, usually as rain, but
... primary rainbow (lower) run from violet on the inside to red on the outside.
The primary rainbow, with red on the outside and violet inside, results from one
total internal reflection. Sometimes a dimmer secondary rainbow with reversed ...
Apr 18, 2014 ... The colors of the second rainbow are inverted, with blue on the outside and red
moved to the inside. The second bow appears dimmer or ...
Oct 9, 2011 ... So on the secondary rainbow Red will occur on the inside edge followed by
Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, Indigo, then Violet on the outside ...
Referring to the figure, we see that the rainbow ray for red light makes an angle of
42 degrees ... Notice the contrast between the sky inside the arc and outside it.
Outside the rainbow, there is no light exiting raindrops in the way that ... That
means that only the red part of the color spectrum causes the rainbow, and hence
A secondary rainbow appears outside of a primary rainbow and develops when
... Violet light from the higher drop enters the observer's eye, while red light from ...
Aug 4, 2014 ... Since each reflection causes the colors to be reversed, the second rainbow
appears to have red on the inside and blue on the outside.