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Re: [CentralTexasGeocachers] Solar halo!

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  • Victor Engel
    It turns out this was not iridescent clouds but a circumhorison halo. The 22 degree halo is associated with it. Both are caused by the same ice crystals, but
    Message 1 of 7 , Aug 27, 2012
      It turns out this was not iridescent clouds but a circumhorison halo.
      The 22 degree halo is associated with it. Both are caused by the same
      ice crystals, but the light path through the crystals differs for the
      two phenomena.

      On 8/26/12, Victor Engel <brillig@...> wrote:
      > Before the 22 degree halo, there were some iridescent clouds. I had my
      > iPad with me and took pictures. If there's interest, I'll post a link
      > to the pictures when they're online.
      >
      > Victor
      >
      > On 8/26/12, Barbara <bjdukette@...> wrote:
      >> Go outside and check out the cool solar halo! I saw some solar dogs, too.
      >> Barbara/Gigi and JoJo
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      > Victor Engel
      > http://victorspictures.com/blog
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      Victor Engel
      http://victorspictures.com/blog
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