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Solar Halo over Landmannalaugar
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Capuchin Monkey
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"Dusk" near Thule Air Force Base
16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Solar Halo over Landmannalaugar

Halos happen when the sun or the moon bends light through ice crystals, generating a kind of ring around the celestial body. On this occasion I found this solar halo presiding the scene over Landmannalaugar. This volcanic place, which in itself seems taken from another planet, accentuates its nature with this strange phenomenon

TAGS: Halo, Iceland, Landscape

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Santa Coloma De Gramenet, Spain
Member since 2018
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© Marta Lucio.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2018
Total Views: 36
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2018, 2:50 p.m.
Camera Make: FUJIFILM
Camera Model: X-T2
Focal Length: 12mm
Shutter Speed: 1/2500
Aperture: f14
ISO: ISO200
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