Astronomy Pictures of the Sun [Image 11]
This page contains images of the sun produced by members
of the University Lowbrow Astronomers.
Sometimes You Just Get Lucky!
(January Sun Pillars)
by Mark Deprest
Sunday, January 11, 2009.
While driving home the other night, I noticed a gorgeous Sun Pillar just as the sun went below the
trees. So, I pulled over to the side of the road and took out my cell phone and snapped this shot.
Just another example of atmospheric optics, for more info check out: http://www.atoptics.co.uk/
Monday, January 12, 2009.
This morning as luck would have it I managed to catch another Sun Pillar... Enjoy!
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