Parhelion

• (n.) A mock sun appearing in the form of a bright light, sometimes near the sun, and tinged with colors like the rainbow, and sometimes opposite to the sun. The latter is usually called an anthelion. Often several mock suns appear at the same time. Cf. Paraselene.
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parhelion

mock sun noun a bright spot on the parhelic circle; caused by diffraction by ice crystals; `two or more parhelia are usually seen at once`
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Parhelion

Par·hel'ion noun ; plural Parhelia . [ Latin parelion , Greek ..., ...; para` beside + ... the sun.] A mock sun appearing in the form of a bright light, sometimes near the sun, and tinged with colors like the rainbow, and sometimes opposite to the sun. The latter is usua...
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parhelion

a bright spot on the parhelic circle
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Parhelion

A bright, colored portion of a solar halo which forms on points 22° either side of the sun and at the same elevation. These luminous spots are caused by the refraction of light by ice crystals. The terms mock sun and sun dog are also used to describe this optical phenomenon.
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parhelion

atmospheric optical phenomenon appearing in the sky as luminous spots 22° on each side of the Sun and at the same elevation as the Sun. Usually, the ...
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parhelion

halo-like light seen in sky opposite the sun
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parhelion

parhelion A bright spot on a solar halo sometimes appearing on either side of the sun, often on a luminous ring or halo. Also called mock suns, they are bright, colorful light patches which appear in ice clouds 22° or more to either side of the sun. At sunrise and sunset, the angular separation from the sun is exactly 22°. When the Sun is high,...
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parhelion

parhelion: see halo.
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Parhelion

The scientific name for sun dogs. Either of two colored luminous spots that appear at roughly 22 deg
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parhelion

[n] - a bright spot on the parhelic circle
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