|Have you ever seen a moonbow?
rainbows are lit by the
Sun, moonbows are lit by the
is so much brighter than the
rainbows are much brighter and more commonly seen than
The above movie captures not only a
but several rainbows,
moving clouds, and the starry sky visible in 2009 February over
The slight movement of the rainbows is due to the changing sky position of the Sun.
Since moonlight is itself
the colors are nearly the same.
rainbows and moonbows are created by
light being scattered inside small water droplets,
typically from a nearby rainfall.
The raindrops each act as miniature
prisms, together creating the picturesque
spectrum of colors seen.
Credit & Copyright:
(Los Cielos de Chile)