BTS 029: A Circular Rainbow Is Truly Magical

BTS 029: A Circular Rainbow Is Truly Magical
Photo Credit:  oskarslidums via reddit

Photo Credit:  oskarslidums via reddit

A rainbow is awesome. A double rainbow means the world is going to be alright. A rainbow that is circular - Evidence that magic exists in this world!

Not really, but it is still pretty amazing to see a circular rainbow, though you need to be in some very specific conditions.

You have to be in the air, it must be raining. Once you are there, look directly away from the Sun, then turn your head 42 degrees. Yes, that specific!

That's because 42 degrees is the the anti-solar point, allowing light bending into your eyes as a rainbow than a ray of sunlight.

You can go behind the science and journey to the circular rainbow by starting here.


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