A Lunar Halo

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A REMARKABLE coloured halo forming a complete circle about the moon was witnessed by me on Wednesday evening, December 2, at 7.15, my position being in North Shields. I am seventy-nine years of age, and never saw anything similar—that is, encircling the moon. It only lasted about seven or eight minutes. I am wondering if anyone else took much notice of it.

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TODD, T. A Lunar Halo. Nature 94, 421 (1914). https://doi.org/10.1038/094421a0

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