|Halo Saturday ~ February 27th saw widespread halos over the European Union from easterly Hungary and Slovakia to Paris in the west.|
The top two shots by
Monika Landy-Gyebnar in Hungary show effective ways to search for halos in the glare of the sun. Reflections from convex surfaces, especially ones of dark glass, show up halos splendidly.
|Right: Near Paris Denis Joye captured a perfect 22 degree halo flanked by two prismatic sundogs|
|At right Monika uses a bus shelter to shield the sun. and reveal a bright upper tangent arc above a weaker 22-degree halo.|
|Lower image: By David Berecz in Kolárovo, Slovakia showing an unusually bright lower tangent arc.|