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Sun Dogs

from Suburban Men

Winter is Beautiful as Long as I Am Sitting Inside (21 Photos) - Suburban Men - February 22, 2015

Halo & snow covered Amazing World ^

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from WebEcoist

7 (More!) Phenomenal Wonders of the Natural World

Sundogs, like light pillars, sundogs are the product of light passing through crystals.

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unusual clouds From Imightbetotallywrongbutima... via Yoshihiro Ogawa

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The Sun dogs and Lupines (Alaska) by Carlos Rojas on 500px

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from TheMetaPicture.com

Very unusual sky…

Very unusual sky/November 5, 2013::"We got a call from the neighbor to check the sky outside. We went out and this is what we saw.. .

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Sun Dogs ~ are made of a large family of halos, created by light interacting with ice crystals in the atmosphere. Sun Dogs are best seen and most conspicuous when the Sun is close to the horizon.

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from Bt images

9 Stunning Photos of Beautiful Clouds

cirro-cumulo stratus clouds | ... by the refraction of light through ice crystals in cirrus clouds

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Snow waves and sun dog...ice crystals in the air as the sun in low in the sky can create the right conditions for this beautiful display around the sun called sun dog.

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from The Sun

Amazing technicloud rainbow

The phenomenon, called a "Sundog," happens when ice crystals appear in clouds and refract the sun's rays. Taken in Heyworth, Illinois, US. http://www.astroarn.com/atmosphere/h1147e848#h1147e848

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