WATCH: Stunning ‘sun halo’ amaze Mexico City

Published on May 22, 2015

People in Mexico’s capital were captivated on Thursday by a circular solar halo in the skies above the city’s most famous monument, Angel of Independence. Mexico’s National Weather Service (NWS) explained that a halo is a luminous photometeor-shaped ring of 22- 46 degrees centered on a star. Local media reported that the natural phenomenon was seen in three cities.