Awesome moondogs and light pillars illuminate the sky of diamond mine

These awesome moondogs and light pillars shine like diamonds in the sky.

Millions of horizontal plate crystals drifting in the freezing air reflect ground lights to produce the illusion of upward pillars of light. Similar plates, probably in high cirrus, generate the moondogs, a faint 22° halo and a hint of parhelic circle.

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Magical sky in northern Russia as moondogs and light pillars appear light up the night sky. Photo: Okcana Gracheva
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Do you see the faint halo around the moon? And the moondogs? and the light pillars? at Aykhal, a diamond mining centre in Yakutia

Insane sundogs appeared in the sky of Siberia on November 6, 2015

Nature is just awesome.

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