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LUNAR HALO SKY PHENOMENA, FINLAND (IMAGE)

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A ring or circle of light around the sun or moon is called a halo by scientists.

LIGHT PILLARS

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The light pillars typically form in the sky in very cold weather, when ice crystals are suspended in the atmosphere. They form around natural light sources, like the setting sun or moon. The higher the ice crystals, the taller the light pillar will appear.