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Old 25-08-2010, 09:13 AM
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Rainbow moon

I have only seen this effect once or twice before. The moon had several rainbow type rings around it last night.
It seems high ice clouds were refracting the light.
A beautiful sight.
I hand held the kids crappy camera so excuse the quality.The phenomena is known as Aureole.
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Old 25-08-2010, 11:50 PM
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Very nice, Dave!

Thanks for sharing.

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That's what I saw from Adelaide as well. I thought about getting the camera out but . . .

Thanks for posting it.
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