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  • Craig Pittman

    A "Fire Rainbow" spotted over South Florida. They're not really fire OR rainbows. Actually they're a relatively rare weather phenomenon caused by clouds of water droplets of nearly uniform size, according to a release by NASA. These clouds diffract, or bend, light in a similar manner, which separates out light into different wavelengths, or colors.

  • Christopher Dawe

    Photo of the day: Rare ‘fire rainbow’ spotted in Florida sky A “fire rainbow,” also known as an iridescent cloud, appears in the sky on July 31 over South Florida. The rare phenomenon occurs when clouds containing uniformly sized water droplets diffract light and scatter wavelengths into a colorful ring-like pattern. Iridescent clouds are formed by a different process than rainbows, which occur through refraction and reflection instead of diffraction.

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