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Lunar Halo - Lunar and solar halos are caused when light passes through ice crystals formed in clouds through the sky. Credit: Shingo Takei

Lunar Halo - Lunar and solar halos are caused when light passes through ice crystals formed in clouds through the sky. Credit: Shingo Takei There was a lunar halo the other night and I was a bit intriqued by it.

Halo around the sun, seen from Sweden on April 24, 2014 and captured by Fotograf Goran Strand.

Moon and Sun Halos, info! Halo around the sun, seen from Sweden on April 2014 and captured by Fotograf Goran Strand.

Gorgeous! (:

Haloes Haloes Like rainbows, haloes are formed around the Sun due to moisture (in this case ice crystals) being refracted from the Sun.

A recent New Mexico sunrise appeared as a surreal confluence of arcs, flares, halos, and rainbows, bearing little resemblance to familiar daybreak scenes in region. The video above explains the strange phenomena, courtesy of the National Weather Service.

These magnificent rare Ice halo arcs captured in the sky on the morning of January in Red River, New Mexico, by Joshua Thomas. Image © Joshua Thomas The U. National Weather Service in.

Solar Halo by Yuri Pustovoy :)

Halo cause by ice in the upper atmosphere. The clouds are called Cirrostratus.~ A very rare and beautiful photo of a circular rainbow over the salt marshes of Bolivia :) Yuri Pustovoy (c-man) Photographer