1. Mick West

    Mick West Administrator Staff Member


    A nice combination. The red sun and corona is a result of smoke in the air from the Ferguson and Carr fires.

    The sun was WNW at that point (6:52AM)
    Metabunk 2018-07-30 08-34-34.

    And the partial contrail was off in the distance here's a wider shot
    Metabunk 2018-07-30 08-36-17.

    There were quite a few contrails visible on the GOES-16 images

    Red dot in the middle is me, orange line is US-50

    Recreating it:
    Metabunk 2018-07-30 09-11-00.

    Suggests the end of the trail would be somewhere south of Lake Tahoe.
    Metabunk 2018-07-30 09-11-51.
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