Settled in Moscow cold weather provided the opportunity to observe the beautiful optical phenomena. Saturday morning, at £ 15, many townspeople watched winter rainbow - or rather, a false sun.
Mock sun, or sun dog - is a special case of the phenomenon of the halo, an optical phenomenon in the form of a glowing ring around the sun. When it could not see the full rainbow or light ring, and only two vertical slightly curved rainbow pillar on either side of the light on his level. Physics of the phenomenon is quite simple - the result of reflection and refraction of light by ice crystals Read more [...]
12/15/2012 Moscow residents can watch on a Saturday morning is a rare phenomenon - a winter rainbow. On both sides of the sun in the sky at equal distances from the visible fragments of the arc of rainbow colors.
"These phenomena are observed in the clear winter days when the sky is thin stratus clouds, and sunlight is refracted by ice crystals", - said the representative of the meteorologist.
According to her, in such circumstances, the sky may appear false sun, light poles - all associated with the dry and cold weather.
Quite often, these phenomena are observed in the north of Siberia, Read more [...]
Decorating the sky over the Arctic and Antarctic, generated by solar activity - the most spectacular aspect of magnetic storms, not the harmless natural phenomenon
Northern lights should be called polar because they are observed in both the Earth's magnetic poles - North and South. This phenomenon occurs when solar flares, when the star ejects into space a large number of protons and electrons. After 30-50 hours in the vicinity of the earth appears a cloud of charged particles. Planet's magnetic field causes them to turn away from the straight path and move along the field lines. This Read more [...]
Precipitation in the form of black snow fell on Friday night in the October district of Omsk, the regional center is the second time in a week. On Wednesday, a similar precipitation - the substance of dark gray - covered Volga district. Among the suspects in the plant's emissions Rosprirodnadzor called Omsk branch of "Omsktekhuglerod" and TPP-5 Omsk branch of JSC "Territorial Generating Company." "Indeed, the calls (the strange snow) coming from County residents. In place of the departed lab, which will take samples of precipitation, "- told RIA Novosti the Read more [...]
After sunrise gornouraltsy A strong solar halo. Air temperature - 25.Author: "The sun had to rise above the horizon, and therefore the effect is smaller in scale. But the half-ring placed in the spectrum in almost real rainbow. Taken, but iridescence on it is not visible. For the light from the halo is very, very powerful, and the photo-matrix is expected overexposure. It is a pity that the Japanese scientists have not yet come up with photosystem, at least for a hundredth of a possible approximate to the human eye. In ancient times it was called "the heavenly sign." And after Read more [...]
To the Editor of the local newspaper asked resident Pruzhynich October district of Gomel region and reported the unusual phenomena observed yesterday morning."February 12, about 6:30 am, still in the dark, I was cleaning the snow from the track. Suddenly, the sky lit up in green. Lights in the house went out, pagasli and the lights on the street. Within seconds, the sky flashed red, then green. It lasted eight seconds, not longer. I was scared for a moment instinctively. It was dark. But soon the lights went on in the house, and a little later, and lights. Of course, this little northern lights, Read more [...]
Last night on earth was recorded geomagnetic storms, but scientists say that the Arctic Circle for the appearance of the aurora, and they are not required. Fotograf Mike Chase was traveling on Dempster Highway in Canada, when the sky flashed splashes unusually strong lights."It was a crazy dance of light," he says. "Lights dancing across the sky for 3 hours and I've never seen anything like it," - said Mike.
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12/12/2012 Pearlescent paint the sky, the sun appeared after 9 December over Scotland, attracted the attention of several nature lovers who posted their pictures on social networks.
"They were amazingly beautiful - the dream of any photographer" - kommetiruet photo Leslie Jennings of Aberdeenshire. "Clouds shimmering pearlescent paints. I've never seen anything like this before, "- adds Rachael Taylor, also from Aberdeenshire.
Official UK Meteorological phenomenon is not documented. However, the combination of astronomical and atmospheric factors, including, Read more [...]
Meteor flying in the sky over the highway Ufa and Orenburg, the video shot last night near the village Bulgakovo Ufa area. According to the workers of the planetarium was a bright luminous body-car, which entered the atmosphere. By the force of light, he even brighter satellite - the Moon. Witnesses lucky astronomers say, to see such a phenomenon can be quite rare. And if the street was the night, lit a car all around. Meanwhile, the Earth is rushing a second "Tunguska event." In the night from 15 to 16 February, will fly past our planet asteroid the size of half a football Read more [...]
The brightest Geminid meteor rain will be seen shortly. It usually runs from 6 to 18 December, and the maximum is reached on the night of 13 to 14 December - 50-80 meteors per hour.It is reported with reference to the UNN foreign media. First time such a phenomenon has been observed 150 years ago.
Geminids get their name from the constellation of Gemini (Gemini). At night, the maximum number of meteors will appear to point in the sky, located near the bright star Castor in the constellation Gemini. Geminids meteor rain is usually considered the brightest.
The best places to observe the event Read more [...]
Yesterday morning, the residents of Shanghai (Jiangsu) observed the rare natural phenomenon - the effect of the "three bodies", which attracted the attention of many citizens. In this regard, the Central Meteorological Service of Shanghai explained that arose parhelion optical phenomenon - a kind of halo. In addition, experts say that this is a normal natural phenomenon that has nothing to do with the "end of the world," the newspaper People's Daily
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In the Orenburg region Novokievka observe the solar halo. In addition, witnesses say Observatory of the Sun at sunset, which was visually - Lozenge.Photos by (member of the local meteokluba): "It started last night, when the temperature began to fall clearings. By midnight, it was already slightly below 20 degrees. Light wind and preserved. Night-time cooling of the wind was not strong, and in the morning my sensor recorded minimum temperature of -22.4. I saw myself in the morning only -22 on an ordinary thermometer.
Generally the sun at sunset was a strange. I'm used to, it is usually Read more [...]
In Novosibirsk, the Kalinin district outside the Union, the witness recorded on the photo unusual, as he describes it - "The beams from the sky."Eyewitness: "Last night, at about half past two, and saw from the sky falls to the ground a bright light in a few minutes they were getting bigger. When viewed from the CHP, it does seem that the rays are directed from the ground, and if the fifth district, is quite the opposite ...".If we start from the standard Scientific point of view, it is - an optical illusion. Light poles were a bottom - up, as the reflection of light in the Read more [...]
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