Imagine early men seeing this and thinking it was divinity

(The parhelion is a member of the family of halos caused by the refraction of sunlight by ice crystals in the atmosphere. The prerequisite ice crystals occur with cirrus or cirrostratus clouds. It is the occurrence and placement of these clouds that determine the parhelion appearance.


@stux wow!

I was impressed with a full circular rainbow around the sun and 'sun gods'...but this is far out!!

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