Mother of pearl clouds

I had to pull up my cell phone while driving this morning to picture this, Mother of pearl clouds – or Nacreous as some call it is a seldom phenomena. I wish I had a better camera, my cellphone is not suited for this but you get the picture, and you should do a image search on Google on it. These clouds were in about 20 to 25 kilometers up, they occur by strong westerly winds.

Øyvind Lasse Høysæter

Born in 1971, fell in love with computing in 1983 because of Sinclair's masterpieces. Continued on the magic surrounding the C64, Amiga and moved to the PC world in 1990. Loves science fiction, programming, astronomy, my family and my job. (developer) :)

2 Responses

  1. baseball card says:

    Those are beautiful clouds! Trust me, the quality on my camera phone is much worse than yours. I do have a wonderful zoom option though. Keep up the great picture taking though!

  2. Nicole says:

    That looks cool – I doubt I have ever seen one like that!

    Btw. I have fun-tagged you 😉

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