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Light pillar

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"Light pillar" phenomena photographed at the SuperDARN Hokkaido radar site.
They are considered to be due to ground artificial light reflected by ice crystals  in the earth's atmosphere (taken on 28 Oct 2011, 1830 JST).
 

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