A 22° halo around the sun in Nepal Himalayas. ... optical phenomena involving
water droplets rather than ice crystals include the glory and the rainbow.
Nov 20, 2015 ... A ring or circle of light around the sun or moon is called a halo by scientists.
May 15, 2013 ... Catch that odd ring around the sun earlier this week? Many people ... Photos:
Beautiful Rainbow Halo Around The Sun Mystifies New Yorkers.
It's called halo. Quoting wikipedia it happens because: > The ice crystals
responsible for halos are typically suspended in cirrus or cirrostratus clouds hig...
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 ... A perfectly round rainbow-like halo surrounded the sun in several ... past a solar
halo in Mexico City as rainbows form around the sun (Reuters) ...
A 22° halo is a halo, one type of optical phenomenon, forming a circle 22° around
the sun, or occasionally the moon. It forms as sunlight is refracted in.
Oct 4, 2006 ... Rainbow halo around the sun from Snohomish, Wash. on May 20, 2011. ... The
halos (or, sometimes known as "sundogs" around the sun) are ...
METEOROLOGIST JEFF HABY. WEATHER FOLKLORE: "A ring around the sun
or moon, means rain or snow coming soon" APPLICABILITY: This lore most ...
Oct 24, 2002 ... The Sun was high and bright. I glanced up.... The sun was surrounded by an
extraordinarily bright, rainbow-colored halo. Flanking it both left ...