Light Ring

Light Ring, Information Board on Malltraeth Cob

Light Ring, Information Board on Malltraeth Cob

Date

3 July 2015

Location

Malltraeth, Anglesey
SH 40836 68453; 53.18927°N, 4.38369°W

Information

The light rings were observed on the perspex cover of the information panel on Malltraeth Cob.

The image has been featured on the Optics Picture of the Day site, which gives an explanation of the optical phenomena behind the effect.

Further Reading

Scratched perspex, light rings and diffraction (Atmospheric Optics);
Malltraeth Cob

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