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Atmospheric Optical Effects

  • The 22° Halo and Sun Dogs

    Explanation on the physics behind the halo and so-called "sun dogs" surrounding the sun. With images.

  • Atmospheric Optics

    Information about and images of various visual effects produced in the atmosphere.

  • Mirages in the Sky

    Discussions and diagrams on mirages. Elaborates on the ways such natural optical effects take place.

  • Red Sunset, Green Flash

    Explanation on why the sun turns reddish upon setting. Also presents an illustration of the green flash phenomenon.

  • Upper Sun Pillar

    Features an archive of sun pillar images and describes the phenomenon and its formation.

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