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Iridescent Clouds The term 'Iridescent Clouds' as it applies to the area of the weather can be defined as ' Clouds that exhibit brilliant bright spots, bands, or borders of colors, usually red and green, observed up to about 30 degrees from the sun. The coloration is due to the diffraction with small cloud particles producing the effect. It is usually seen in thin cirrostratus, cirrocumulus, and altocumulus clouds'.
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