Beautiful sun halo rainbow forms after snow in Russia


A halo rainbow appeared over snow in Saint Petersburg, Russia, late on Tuesday afternoon (Feb 9).

Footage shows the beautiful winter scene in a park in the centre of the city, with the low sun casting long shadows over the fresh white powder. A halo rainbow was seen hovering behind buildings in the ditance.

Temperatures in Saint Petersburg dropped to -23C this week, making the city one of the coldest habitable places in the world.