Rainbow Cloud

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    Saw this in the sky today. I tried not to alter the images in Photoshop much keeping them true to what I saw. The local news referred to it as a "sundog" or an ice halo saying "They form when sunlight passes through thin, cirrus clouds composed of ice crystals."

    cherrylann, 89AKurt, USA Dream, and 43 other people added this photo to their favorites.

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    1. BethAnne (purpleurple41) 95 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Scapes, and we'd love to have your photo added to the group.

    2. JET~SK! 95 months ago | reply

      best pic of a rainbow I've ever seen!

    3. Erik Kolstad 95 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called 1-2-3 Weather, and we'd love to have your photo added to the group.

      This is wild, thanks a lot for making this available to the rest of us. Great stuff!

    4. Erik Kolstad 95 months ago | reply

      This brilliant photo is like a shooting star, extraordinary!
      SHINING STAR - Post 1- Invite 1- Give 5 Stars
      Please consider posting this picture into this group, thanks!!

    5. lkn4snow photography 92 months ago | reply

      Circumhorizontal Arc
      Circumhorizontal Arc

    6. seattlerealtorgal 86 months ago | reply

      Great picture!!!!!!

    7. estgirl99(way too busy right now) 86 months ago | reply

      wow,this looks unreal,great picture

    8. r303blue 81 months ago | reply

      Wow what a shot, I love how only one or two people picked up on the B-17! I saw this on a science page, and noticed the shape of the B-17 right away, two rare things happening in one shot, impressive!

    9. CatsFive 74 months ago | reply

      This is one of the weirdest and awsumest plane pix ever. This is epic.

    10. Gamaliel E. M. 67 months ago | reply

      i tought i was dreaming, because i saw a rainbow cloud too, but i didn't have camera for take a pic.

    11. cσttσnwσσd 66 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called ~The Rainbow Spectrum~, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

    12. cate loughran 66 months ago | reply

      this is wonderful.
      thank you

    13. Suicidle Pigeon [deleted] 63 months ago | reply


    14. sundero 56 months ago | reply

      I'm glad you posted this. We saw something like this this evening. Thanks to you I know what it was. Awesome photo, btw!

    15. robotman_13 52 months ago | reply

      I just saw one of these at sunset.

    16. dragonflydreams88 48 months ago | reply

      . . . excellent capture!!

    17. elliemiller46 39 months ago | reply

      I saw this same 'magic' near the coast two days ago. We live at ocean shores. Thanks for posting this unique shot.

    18. busted llama 14 months ago | reply

      Very nice. Is that B-17 the Nine-O-Nine?

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