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Definition of Parhelic
Parhelic Par*he"lic, a.
Of or pertaining to parhelia.
Meaning of Parhelic from wikipedia
- A parhelic circle
is a type of halo, an optical phenomenon appearing
as a horizontal white
line on the same altitude
as the sun, or occasionally
- When illuminated
by parallel white
light, this produced
an artificial Parhelic circle
and many of the embedded
parhelia. Similarly, A. Wegener
- saturated. The colors
of the sun dog finally merge
into the white
of the parhelic circle
(if the latter
is visible). The same plate-shaped ice crystals
- sun") is a rare optical phenomenon
of the halo family. It appears
on the parhelic circle opposite
to the sun as a faint white
spot, not unlike
- in pair on the parhelic circle
±120° from the sun. When visible, 120° parhelia appear
as white-bluish bright spots
on the white parhelic circle
- but at the same elevation
as the sun, and is therefore located
on the parhelic
that are centered
on or converge...
- and more colourful supralateral
arcs, which cross
the parhelic circle
46° to the left and right
of the sun. The 46° halo is similar...
- rare halo, an optical phenomenon
in the form of a brightened
spot on the parhelic circle approximately
150–160° from the sun; i.e., between
- halo, an optical phenomenon appearing similar
to a rainbow under
a white parhelic
with the supralateral
arc they are always located
face instead, to contribute
to the almost colorless parhelic
that the ice crystals
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