A 22° halo around the sun as viewed in the sky over Annapurna Base Camp,
Annapurna, Nepal. From top to bottom: A circumzenithal arc, supralateral arc,
Parry arc, upper tangent arc, and 22°...
Nov 14, 2016 ... A large ring or circle of light around the sun or moon is called a 22-degree halo
Dec 24, 2015 ... Have you ever looked up and noticed that there's a big ring around the Sun?
These rings are caused by ice crystals within thin cirrus clouds, ...
May 15, 2013 ... Catch that odd ring around the sun earlier this week? Many ...
So I was on a boat-trip the other day and I noticed this in the sky. Can anyone ... It
is not a rainbow, rather a 22° halo. The name is such because it forms a circle ...
A solar halo - also known as a nimbus, icebow or gloriole - is an optical
phenomenon produced by ice crystals ... What are those colorful rings around the
Feb 28, 2014 ... Some say that this circle around the sun is a bad omen, but I would have to agree
with the Native Americans: it is a sign of change. While we ...
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 ...
The halo is always the same diameter regardless of its position in the sky. ...
Much smaller coloured rings around the sun or moon are a corona produced by ...
WEATHER FOLKLORE: "A ring around the sun or moon, means rain or snow
coming soon" APPLICABILITY: This lore most commonly works in the cool