These are just gorgeous. Some people thought it was a sign from heaven. In a way, it was,-a nice one.
The colorful luminescence is caused by the sun's light being refracted by water droplets and ice crystals in the cloud, said, Eladio Solano, a meteorologist with Costa Rica's National Meteorological Institute, according to Costa Rica media outlet Teletica News.
It is very uncommon to see double rainbow after or during a rain fall. It is caused by reflection, refraction and dispersion of light in water droplets resulting in a spectrum of light appearing in the sky.
It is very uncommon to see double rainbow after or during a rain fall. It is caused by reflection, refraction and dispersion of light in water droplets resulting in a spectrum of light appearing in the sky. double-rainbow.jpg pod61811.jpg
That's just simply beautiful. Those pictures are amazing.
Waterfalls are also considered one of the most attractive sites in the world. Tourists also enjoy watching the green mountains and waterfalls.
Plitvice Lakes National Park is one of the most oldest park in Croatia. Picturesque parkhas 16 stunning blue-green Plitvice Lakes, which are separated by natural dams of travertine limestone on the Plitvice plat
Every February, when weather conditions allow, Horsetail Fall on the eastern side of El Capitan appears to turn into a waterfall of fire or molten lava. With enough rainfall and clear skies, the lava-like effect occurs at sunset over a two-week stretch when the angle of the setting sun hits it just right.
Valentin Zhiganov, 44, shot the incredible pictures of the rare optical illusion near his home city of Apatity in Murmansk Oblast, Russia in temperatures of minus 30 degree Celsius. His images show the aurora – also known as ‘light pillars’ – mixing with the lights of the city while the local power plant looms in the background.
I took this photos a few weeks ago looking south from SW Ft. Worth area.
I was so excited to see a double rainbow I stood in the mist and grabbed a dozen photos.
This was a full ground to ground arch double rainbow. My camera could catch it all it was so close
Many yrs ago my uncle stood inside a rainbow. He said he felt transported to another reality.
I know understand how early man must have marveled at these miracles from the gods.
Sorry for the sideways post. I can't seem to right it.