Three suns over China

People at Changchun City, Jilin Province, China, witnessed a natural phenomenon on January 8 where ‘three suns’ had appeared in the sky…

Sun dog in China

The atmospheric phenomenon is called the parhelion, or casually known as the sun dog [wiki], or phantom sun – in which bright spots of light were created in the sky, often on a luminous ring or halo on either side of the sun…

Parhelion in China

Phantom sun in China

Images by Xinhuanet [Cn], video by Itnnews@Youtube.

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  1. Never seen something similar! Thank you for sharing!

  2. The real truth is that China is on another planet, and planes actually fly through space when we go there, its a bit secret shhhhhh

  3. Hawk… you’re welcome.

    Mao… so, the three suns were supposed to be sun, moon and earth? :p

  4. They are called “Sundogs”. They are not at all rare. Check Met office website or Cloud Appreciation Society for more.

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