Optical phenomena in the mountains

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Diego Sahagún

 
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by Diego Sahagún » Fri Mar 26, 2010 1:05 pm

It's interesting, thanks mate. D'you know there is a page about them here in SP :?:

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by Adayak » Fri Mar 26, 2010 7:39 pm

Good stuff!

I remember the first time I saw a halo around the moon. I was in college and called my family as soon as I saw it - I was freaking out and thought the world was coming to an end.

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by RayMondo » Fri Mar 26, 2010 8:51 pm

Lovely scenes. The Ulloa and Glory may also come under "Brochen Spectre".

I once witnessed the amazing sight of "False Sun", in multiples, maybe 5 or so at Oliphants Camp, Kruger National Park, South African sunrise.

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by Gangolf Haub » Sun Mar 28, 2010 7:47 am

Diego Sahagún wrote:It's interesting, thanks mate. D'you know there is a page about them here in SP :?:


http://www.summitpost.org/view_object.p ... _id=451435
http://www.summitpost.org/view_object.p ... _id=269953

The first one was used here:
http://www.atoptics.co.uk/fz148.htm

It is the most wonderful site about optics phenomena. Just click through the pictures of the day ...

And Les is also an SP member!


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