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The Formation of a New Planet
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Heading Home II (Grand Central) Pano
The ever watchful eye
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Lunar halo, Pennsylvania
The fairy tale town of Cesky Krumlov
Tiger Cubs playing in the woods of Central India
Juniper, Grand Canyon
Lily in the rain
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Wind in Hair at Corona Arch
Old Cars, Havana
Milky Way Serenade in the Grand Canyon
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The boy from India
14th Annual Photo Contest
Lunar halo, Pennsylvania

A nearly full moon surrounded by a halo sets in the pre-dawn sky near Shippensburg, PA. The optical phenomena is formed by moonlight refracting through hexagonal ice crystals high in the atmosphere resulting in a circle with a radius of approximately 22 degrees.

TAGS: Clouds, Halo, Moon, Pennsylvania, Ring

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New York, New York, United States of America
Member since 2015
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© Stan Honda.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2015
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 28, 2016, 12:12 p.m.
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PHOTO LOCATION Shippensburg, Pennsylvania, United States of America