A halo is an optical phenomenon produced by light interacting with ice crystals
suspended in the atmosphere, resulting in a wide variety of colored or white rings
, arcs and spots in the sky. Many ha...
Jun 5, 2016 ... A ring or circle of light around the sun or moon is called a halo by scientists. ...
That's why, like rainbows, halos around the sun – or moon – are personal. ... the
ice crystals making the halo of the person standing next to you.
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, ...
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.
What are those colorful rings around the Sun? A corona visible only to .... As the
clouds scud across the sky, moving sunbeams make the rainbow wheel rotate." ...
Feb 27, 2011 ... This full-circle rainbow around the Sun, some elders say, can be ... with all the
creations that make life possible: plants, animals, waters, ...
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 ...
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 ...
Apr 30, 2016 ... Around 12 noon, several people in Kolkata reported seeing a rainbow halo ring
around the sun. The excitement was palpable with people ...
Sep 24, 2008 ... When you're looking for halos, or rings around the Sun, make sure you always
shield both eyes from the Sun. Even looking at the Sun for an ...