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Full moon with 22-degree lunar halo, Joshua Tree National Park.  The lunar halo (not to be cofused with lunar corona) forms when moonlight refracts through high altitude ice crystals. As no light is refracted at angles smaller than 22-degrees the sky is darker inside the halo Lunar corona, or moon halo, also known as lunar nimbus, icebow or gloriole, occurring 22 degrees around the moon.  Observed during the full lunar eclipse of April 14/15 2014.  Planet Mars at upper right, blue star Spica to the right of the moon, Joshua Tree National Park, California Full moon rising over San Diego city skyline, sunset, storm clouds, viewed from Coronado Island
Full moon with 22-degree lunar halo, Joshua Tree National Park. The lunar halo (not to be cofused with lunar corona) forms when moonlight refracts through high altitude ice crystals. As no light is refracted at angles smaller than 22-degrees the sky is darker inside the halo. Lunar Corona Photo.
Image ID: 30711  
Location: Joshua Tree National Park, California, USA
 
Lunar corona, or moon halo, also known as lunar nimbus, icebow or gloriole, occurring 22 degrees around the moon. Observed during the full lunar eclipse of April 14/15 2014. Planet Mars at upper right, blue star Spica to the right of the moon. Lunar Corona Picture.
Image ID: 29229  
Location: Joshua Tree National Park, California, USA
 
Full moon rising over San Diego city skyline, sunset, storm clouds, viewed from Coronado Island. Stock Photography of Lunar Corona.
Image ID: 28021  
Location: San Diego, California, USA
 
Full moon rising over San Diego city skyline, sunset, storm clouds, viewed from Coronado Island Full moon rising over San Diego city skyline, sunset, storm clouds, viewed from Coronado Island Full moon rising over San Diego city skyline, sunset, storm clouds, viewed from Coronado Island
Full moon rising over San Diego city skyline, sunset, storm clouds, viewed from Coronado Island. Photograph of Lunar Corona.
Image ID: 28022  
Location: San Diego, California, USA
 
Full moon rising over San Diego city skyline, sunset, storm clouds, viewed from Coronado Island. Lunar Corona Photos.
Image ID: 28023  
Location: San Diego, California, USA
 
Full moon rising over San Diego city skyline, sunset, storm clouds, viewed from Coronado Island. Lunar Corona Image.
Image ID: 28025  
Location: San Diego, California, USA
 
Full moon rising over San Diego city skyline, sunset, storm clouds, viewed from Coronado Island
Full moon rising over San Diego city skyline, sunset, storm clouds, viewed from Coronado Island. Professional stock photos of Lunar Corona.
Image ID: 28024  
Location: San Diego, California, USA
Pano dimensions: 3414 x 20070
 
Full moon rising over San Diego city skyline, sunset, storm clouds, viewed from Coronado Island
Full moon rising over San Diego city skyline, sunset, storm clouds, viewed from Coronado Island. Pictures of Lunar Corona.
Image ID: 28026  
Location: San Diego, California, USA
 
Full moon rising over San Diego city skyline, sunset, storm clouds, viewed from Coronado Island
Full moon rising over San Diego city skyline, sunset, storm clouds, viewed from Coronado Island. Lunar Corona Photo.
Image ID: 28027  
Location: San Diego, California, USA
Pano dimensions: 3432 x 12672
 


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