A halo is an optical phenomenon produced by light interacting with ice crystals
suspended in the atmosphere, resulting in a wide variety of colored or white rings
, arcs and spots in the sky. Many ha...
Nov 20, 2015 ... A ring or circle of light around the sun or moon is called a halo by scientists. ...
That's why, like rainbows, halos around the sun – or moon – are personal.
Everyone ... Tiny ice crystals in Earth's atmosphere cause the halos.
May 15, 2013 ... Catch that odd ring around the sun earlier this week? ... However, the occasional
sighting — similar to a rainbow — is more common in the fall, ...
Jun 2, 2015 ... (Circle rainbow around the sun). So I was ... Similar phenomenon may also occur
around the moon. ... What causes this unusual phenomenon?
WEATHER FOLKLORE: "A ring around the sun or moon, means rain or snow
coming soon" APPLICABILITY: ... The refraction causes light to shine into a ring.
What are those colorful rings around the Sun? ... Another term used is sunbow (
an arch resembling a rainbow made by the sun shining through vapor or mist). ....
These luminous forms are called ice halos, because they caused by sunlight ...
Feb 27, 2011 ... This full-circle rainbow around the Sun, some elders say, can be understood as a
sign to people of the necessity to live a life in respect and ...
Sep 30, 2010 ... A Sign From God – Circular Rainbow Around The Sun ... a circular rainbow
appeared around the sun, then a second circle of light appeared .... Happy
without a cause and this simple happiness (actually all the simple things ...
May 14, 2013 ... It's also known as a 22 degree halo, or sun halo. ... (hopefully with proper
protection), you probably saw a rainbow around the sun. ... According to ABC
Action News Meteorologist Denis Phillips, a 22° halo is caused by tiny ice ...
May 14, 2013 ... Sun halo is caused by light refracting through ice crystals in the clouds ... What
looked like a rainbow ring around the sun drew the attention of ...