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Rare sun halo appears across Auckland

A rare Supralateral arc halo was caught on camera at Hobsonville and Glenfield this evening. Light interacting with ice crystals in the atmosphere when the sun is at this elevation triggered the phenomenon as the sun fell in the sky between 27° and 15°.

Hobsonville Halo 2 May 2022 : Credit Andy Liang
Glenfield Halo 2nd May 2022 : Credit Amber Skeaping

Auckland Halo 2 May 2022: Credit Chris Logan Keys

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