5:48 PM. Sun broke through the Cumulus and Stratocumulus clouds for this orangy foreground as the white light of the sun is burned orange at low sun angles by passing through a denser portion of the atmosphere. The shorter wavelengths (blueish) are scattered out leaving reddish hues to come shining through. Banner cloud remains in its same crevice on Samaniego Ridge like a trap door spider or a piece of lint in a corner of the room you haven’t vacuumed for awhile.

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