Anticrepuscular rays

Laura Bavetz captured these anticrepuscular rays on August 4, 2017.

Image via Laura Bavetz.

Laura wrote:

I have seen anticrepuscular rays before, but this is the first time that I have been able to capture them.

If you want to see anticrepuscular rays – columns of sunlight, often with dark shadowed areas in between the columns – look carefully opposite the direction of the sun. They are most often seen at sunrise or sunset. Learn more and see great pics here.

Eleanor Imster