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One halo form

14.9.2021 at 08.43 - Tuusula, Kellokoski (I)
Veronica Laitinen, Keski-Uudenmaan Altair

While watching the frisbee golf on an evening jog, I also noticed a side sun

Other special clouds

6.7.2021 at 13.03 - Kellokoski (I)
Veronica Laitinen, Keski-Uudenmaan Altair

When I drove to the store I had to drive aside and shoot special clouds because they looked like almond clouds

Partial solar eclipse

10.6.2021 at 13.41 - Mäntsälä, Ohkola (IV)
Veronica Laitinen, Keski-Uudenmaan Altair

It wasn’t easy to shoot with a cell and a cell phone but little is visible nonetheless

Several halo forms

3.5.2021 at 10.37 - 10.46 - Tuusula, Kellokoski (II)
Veronica Laitinen, Keski-Uudenmaan Altair

After visiting the post office and after a while refueling, I decided to take pictures of the halos

Images: 2 pcs

Rare halos

13.4.2021 at 20.05 - Ohkola (IV)
Veronica Laitinen, Keski-Uudenmaan Altair

Coming from the evening walk, I noticed a small piece of sun pillar, looked like several small pillars, but the cell phone picture doesn’t give justice.

Comments: 4 pcs

Several halo forms

11.4.2021 at 18.43 - 18.55 - Mäntsälä, Ohkola
Veronica Laitinen, Keski-Uudenmaan Altair

While jogging, I noticed a strong side sun, the traffic sign was aptly in place to obscure the sun. A moment after the first observation, I noticed a new halo phenomenon

Images: 4 pcs

One halo form

5.4.2021 at 19.15 - Mäntsälä, Ohkola (I)
Veronica Laitinen, Keski-Uudenmaan Altair

When I went for a jog, I noticed a small side sun, I just had time to take my cell phone out of my pocket and take a picture when it was already getting weaker. It was really short-lived.

One halo form

28.2.2021 at 17.00 - Mäntsälä, Ohkola (I)
Veronica Laitinen, Keski-Uudenmaan Altair

When I went for a run, I noticed a side sun.

Earth's shadow

11.10.2020 at 18.36 - Mäntsälä, Ohkola (II)
Veronica Laitinen, Keski-Uudenmaan Altair

In the evening while I was jogging I noticed a weak ground shadow

One halo form

19.7.2020 at 20.47 - Mäntsälä, Ohkola (I)
Veronica Laitinen, Keski-Uudenmaan Altair

While on the evening run, I noticed a side carousel

Images: 2 pcs

One halo form

18.7.2020 at 22.25 - Tuusula, Kellokoski (I)
Veronica Laitinen, Keski-Uudenmaan Altair

As I drove home from work in the evening, I noticed a weak pillar just falling above the sun

Clearly visible night shining clouds

10.7.2020 at 00.57 - 01.35 - Tuusula, Kellokoski (III)
Veronica Laitinen, Keski-Uudenmaan Altair

I didn’t get some sleep so I went for an oxygen jump. After seeing heaven, I went to get a cell phone. The night clouds were bright this time.

Images: 2 pcs

One halo form

8.4.2020 at 11.32 - Järvenpää (I)
Veronica Laitinen, Keski-Uudenmaan Altair

As I drove the car, I noticed a tire around the sun

One halo form

3.5.2019 at 21.00 - Mäntsälä, Ohkola (I)
Veronica Laitinen, Keski-Uudenmaan Altair

I wanted to capture a colorful sunset but the picture was also hit by a small sun pillar.

One halo form

6.4.2019 at 08.33 - Tuusula, Kellokoski
Veronica Laitinen, Keski-Uudenmaan Altair

While driving, I noticed a side sun.

One halo form

3.4.2019 at 19.59 - Mäntsälä, Ohkola (I)
Veronica Laitinen, Keski-Uudenmaan Altair

As I drove home from work, I happened to take a look at the sun and noticed the

One halo form

23.2.2019 at 16.24 - Järvenpää, Nummenkylä (I)
Veronica Laitinen, Keski-Uudenmaan Altair

As I drove the car, I noticed a side sun.

One halo form

31.1.2019 at 13.33 - Inari, Saariselkä (I)
Veronica Laitinen, Keski-Uudenmaan Altair

While driving in Saariselkä, I noticed a solar pillar.

One halo form

26.1.2019 at 14.35 - Inari (I)
Veronica Laitinen, Keski-Uudenmaan Altair

As I admired the scenery, I noticed a small side sun

Several halo forms

20.1.2019 at 20.22 - Mäntsälä, Ohkola (II)
Veronica Laitinen, Keski-Uudenmaan Altair

While on oxygen jumping, I noticed a sun pillar and to my delight also a small side sun.

Search result contains observations from time period 1.1.2000 klo 00.00 - 16.9.2021 klo 22.50.