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Halo (optical phenomenon) - Wikipedia

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Among the best-known halos is the 22° halo, often just called "halo", which appears as a large ring around the Sun or Moon with a radius of about 22° ( roughly ...

Why a halo around the sun or moon? | Space | EarthSky

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Nov 14, 2016 ... A large ring or circle of light around the sun or moon is called a 22-degree ... 2016 and there's a beautiful rainbow ring around the moon here in ...

What Are Sun Halos? | The Weather Channel

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Jan 12, 2015 ... In addition, the process is similar to how rainbows are formed, which is why colors can ... Scientifically, halos are called "22 Degree Halos" because the two ... The old weather saying "Ring around the moon means rain soon," ...

Rainbow Around The Sun | Life Heart and Soul

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Feb 27, 2011 ... This full-circle rainbow around the Sun, some elders say, can be ... Monday 05/12 /2016 I experienced a ring around the sun,called my daughter ...

What is the ring around the sun called? | Reference.com

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When a ring appears in the sky around the sun, it is called a halo. Halos have also been observed around the moon in the night. ... Why Is There Sometimes a Ring around the Sun · Rainbow Circle around Sun · Layers of the Sun · Facts on the ...

What does a rainbow ring around the sun mean? | Reference.com

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A rainbow ring around the sun means that the sun's rays are passing through ice crystal in cirrostratus clouds at a 22-degree angle. The ring is called a halo....

Omens and Prophecies: Rainbow halo around the Sun ~ Whirling ...

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Feb 28, 2014 ... It is also called Sun dog, Sunbow or Whirling Rainbow. Nature speaks in magical and mysterious ways if we are willing to listen. Some say that ...

Solar Halos, Sun Dogs, Sun Spokes, Rainbows - Crystalinks

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They can also form around artificial lights in very cold weather when ice crystals called diamond dust are floating in the nearby air. There are many types of ice ...

What's that rainbow ring around the sun? It is a 22 degree halo ...

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May 14, 2013 ... If you looked up at the sun Monday (hopefully with proper protection), you probably saw a rainbow around the sun. It's also known as a 22 ...

Ring Around The Sun Explained: What Causes Circular Halo ...

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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, ...