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  • Vol. 69, Iss. 8 — Aug. 1, 1979
  • pp: 1178–1178

Unusual solar halo complex

Franklin S. Harris, Jr.  »View Author Affiliations

JOSA, Vol. 69, Issue 8, pp. 1178-1178 (1979)

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An unusual combination of halos and secondary suns has been observed and described.

© 1979 Optical Society of America

Franklin S. Harris, Jr., "Unusual solar halo complex," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 69, 1178-1178 (1979)

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  2. Gerhard Dietze, Einfuehrung in die Optik der Atmosphaere (Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft, Leipzig, 1957), Chap 4.
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