Colorful sky just after sunset, with a horizontal plume of light coming out upwards from the horizon.

Penelope Parson from Brooklin, Maine, captured this photo of a solar pillar on January 8, 2021, just after sunset. She explained that she has “never seen a sun pillar!.” Thank you Penelope!

January 9, 2021

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