Archive for July 17, 2008

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Glory

A glory is directly opposite the sun and has a bright centre whose light is strongly polarised. These observations tell us that droplets somehow deflect light through angles of around 180º and that at least one internal reflection is involved.  For more information go here

Glory Indeed… This was on a flight from WA to CA – the volcano is Mt. St. Helens by the way…

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Posted July 17, 2008 by Lana G! in Glory, Photo, Photography, Sky Watch Friday!, Travel