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Miraculous solar halo appeared over Lhasa

Chinanews.com)  14:17, September 03, 2012

Photo taken on September 2 shows a Tibetan Buddhism follower rolls her prayer wheel under the solar halo over the sky of Lhasa, capital of the Tibetan Autonomous Region. (Chinanews.com/ Li lin)

Edited and Translated by Yao Chun, People's Daily Online

On Sep. 2, 2012, a miraculous solar halo appeared over Lhasa, the capital of the Tibetan Autonomous Region. Solar halo is an atmospherical and optical phenomenon, which will appear when the sun shine is refracted or reflected by ice crystals in cirrostratus clouds.

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(Editor:姚春、张茜)

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