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 Miraged Ships - Strait of Juan de Fuca - USA/Canada

 Mock-Mirage Sunset (video), California, USA

 Yacht on Waterfall Sea

 Miraged Eclipse

 Hot Wall Lateral Mirage

 Classical Green Flash

 Flickering Sirius

 Superior mirage/Fata Morgana, Bay of Fundy, Canada

 Winter Sunset, Stockholm, Sweden

 Ships & Mirages

 Multiple Inferior Mirage Images

 Mackinac Bridge Mirage

 Strange Road Mirage

 Topology & Mirages

 Cloud Top Flashes

 Fata Pelicana

 Stacked Blue Moons, Argentina

 Omega Mirages

 Mirages & Sunspots

 Mock-Mirage - Multiple Suns

 Red Flash

 Atmospheric Refraction - Venus

 4 ships

 River Danube Flood?

 New Zealand Moonrise Mirage

 "Superior" Superior Mirage

 Sunrise Mirage

 Green Flashes of Two Types

  Waterfall Sea, Alderney

  Tonga Green Flashes

  Fluctuating Star Colours

  Miraged Clouds

  Looming, Towering, Green Flash

  Errant Ski-Slope

  Melting Radio Telescope

   Flattened Sun

   Californian Mock-Mirage

   Moonrise over Lower Tatras

   Tin Hat Mirage

   Baltic Mirage

   Maine Mirages

   Welsh Blue Flash

   Flashes of Two Kinds

   Mirage Anatomy

   Maryland Mirages

   Alaskan Fata Morgana

   La Silla Green Flash

   Distorted Moonrise, Greece

   Maine Full-Moon Rising

   Ice Castles ~ Superior Mirage/Fata Morgana

   Fjiord Mirage

   Blue Flash, California

    Distorted Sunset

    Sunset Mirage

    Not so inferior or humble mirage

    Arctic Fata Morgana

    Labor Weekend Moonrise Mirage

    Flattened Moon

    Sunset Mirage

    Miraged icebergs, Greenland

    Cornwall Green Flash

    Cosmic Pumpkin

    Green Rim

    Alexandria Sunset

    Montana Mesas?

    Goodbye Hesperus

   Once in a blue moon?

    Finland Green Flashes

    Etruscan Vase Moonrise, Maine

    Alaska Fata Morgana

    Green Flash, Austria

    Moonset Mirage

    Chromatic Glitter

    Baltic refractions

    Santa Cruz Superior Mirage

    Strange ships

    Moonset with silhouetted distant peaks

    Over the horizon mountains + green flash

    Provost, Alberta ~ Fata Morgana

    Everest Alpenglow

    Selsey Mirage

    Sunset

    3 &Flash

    Green Rim, Egypt

    Sunrise Mirage

    Impossible Moon

    Distorted Moon

    Mirages & Green Flashes

   Fata Morgana