SJ3764 : Red sun effect above Saltney

taken 5 years ago, near to Lache, Cheshire, Great Britain

Red sun effect above Saltney
Red sun effect above Saltney
Apparently this unusual red effect was caused by the remnants of Hurricane Ophelia pulling in tropical air and dust from the Sahara. A few minutes later the clouds moved in and the sun disappeared completely.
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Date Taken
Monday, 16 October, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 16 October, 2017
Geographical Context
Air, Sky, Weather 
Primary Subject of Photo
Weather 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 3766 6448 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:10.4256N 2:56.0464W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 3751 6463
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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