This halo was only spotted because I was experimenting with a superwide lens to find some new way of photographing the old ruins. And there it was! The halo was dipping right down into the top of my viewfinder.
22 Degree Lunar Halo as seen from Caroline Bay on the night of 7 April 2001
Panoramic view of Moeraki Boulders on Koekohe Beach assembled before a rare 22 Degree Luna Halo. Two very unusual phenomena captured together, 9:45pm 5 September 2009, make for a very rare sight of the world’s best and largest examples of concretions
View of 22 Degree Lunar Ice Halo above our street (Te Weka Street, Timaru)