WATCH: Check out this amazing video of a really rare feature around the sun over Ireland

So strange...

Darren Hassett


Darren Hassett


National News


Check out this amazing video of a sun halo and parhelic circle - which is rather rare, according to

It was taken above Ballincollig in Cork on Wednesday by Laurence Dusoswa. 

A parhelic circle is a halo, an optical phenomenon appearing as a horizontal white line on the same altitude as the sun, or occasionally the Moon. 

Check out the footage below: