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Sun dogs

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Sun dogs (or sundogs), mock suns or phantom suns, scientific name parhelia ( singular parhelion), are an atmospheric phenomenon that consists of a pair of ...

Atmospheric phenomena: Halos, Sundogs and Light Pillars

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Learn more about atmospheric phenomena like Sundogs, Halos and Light Pillars that are created by the reflection and refraction of light by ice crystals in the ...

Sundogs: mock suns or parhelia

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Sundogs. mock suns or parhelia. Sundogs, also known as mock suns or " parhelia", are a pair of brightly colored spots, one on either side of the sun.

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

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Solar Halos, Sun Dogs, Sun Spokes, Rainbows. A solar halo - also known as a nimbus, icebow or gloriole - is an optical phenomenon produced by ice crystals ...

Dogs, weather, sun dogs, rainbows, cats | The Old Farmer's Almanac

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Read about sun dogs and animal folklore. See the Almanac weather blog.

www.ask.com/youtube?q=Sun Dogs&v=afm1aWuL8ww
Jan 19, 2010 ... Old timers thought haloes around the sun, or sun dogs, predicted coming weather changes. Learn more about this neat phenomenon in this ...

Photos: Sun dogs light up the Minnesota sky | Statewide | Minnesota ...

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Dec 5, 2013 ... MPR News meteorologist Paul Huttner explains what creates the sun dogs over here. Sun dogs, also called mock suns or 22-degree parhelia ...

What is a sun dog? - tribunedigital-chicagotribune

articles.chicagotribune.com/2014-01-27/news/chi-what-is-a-sun-dog-20140127_1_sun-cirrus-clouds-arctic

Jan 27, 2014 ... If you have seen that halo effect around the sun, enjoy it. Your eyes aren't playing tricks on you. What you are looking at is a sundog, and you ...

Sun Dogs - Alaska Public Lands Information Centers

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Parhelions, more commonly known as sun dogs or mock suns, appear as fuzzy rainbows or bright spots in the sky "dogging" the sun. You are most likely to see a  ...

Sundogs | Weather Underground

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The Sundogs infographic by Weather Underground describes how light from the sun refracts off ice crystals to portray a half-circle around the sun. Due to the ...

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Sundogs, Sun Dogs, Parhelia, Mock Suns - Atmospheric Optics

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Red hued sundogs flank the sun's left and right. Wide angle image by Mark Trusz ( Photography site, Flikr) from Toronto Islands, Canada. The circular halo is the ...

Parhelions or Sun Dogs - HyperPhysics

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Diagrams and pictures explain how sun dogs form.

Sundogs: Spots of Color Beside the Sun - LiveScience

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Jan 18, 2013 ... Under certain conditions, ice crystals act as prisms that create patches of light accompanying the sun.