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Harvest moon mirage

Gene Aubin in Newport, Oregon caught the setting Harvest Moon over the ocean on the morning of October 5, 2017. The distortion is a type of mirage, caused by refraction. Visit Gene at Along the Trail Photography.

Read more about what causes a mirage like this one at Les Cowley’s website, Atmospheric Optics.

October 6, 2017
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