A 22° halo around the sun in Padang, Indonesia ... optical phenomena involving
water droplets rather than ice crystals include the glory and the rainbow.
Mar 6, 2015 ... A ring or circle of light around the sun or moon is called a halo by ... That's why,
like rainbows, halos around the sun – or moon – are personal.
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, ...
Jan 12, 2015 ... How are they different from sun dogs? ... to how rainbows are formed, which is
why colors can sometimes be seen in the rainbow. ... The old weather saying "
Ring around the moon means rain soon," contains a little bit of truth.
May 22, 2015 ... Photo of the day: a plane flies past a solar halo in Mexico City as rainbows form
around the sun (Reuters) pic.twitter.com/DfeSxbruiM.
Oct 4, 2006 ... By: Scott Sistek, KOMONews.com Meteorologist You've all seen rainbows on
those days where it's raining and the sun's out at the same time.
It is not a rainbow, rather a 22° halo. The name is such because it forms a circle
with a radius of approximately 22° around the Sun. Similar ...
May 9, 2011 ... Numerous phone calls came into the weather office today with reports of a
rainbow around the Sun. Some people were surprised by the optical ...
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 ...
May 14, 2013 ... What looked like a rainbow ring around the sun drew the attention of people in
the New York City area earlier today, according to ABC News, ...