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A rare double 'moonbow' formed during Sunday's supermoon — and a photographer captured the incredible moment

The delight and surprise we feel after spotting a double rainbow arcing across the sky almost never wears off. So imagine photographer Ben Gwynne's shock while he photographed Sunday's supermoon — and turned around to see a double moonbow. Below is Gwynne's photo of the relatively rare phenomenon, which he first posted about on Facebook (and we first saw at the BBC). The UK-based professional photographer snapped this image over a field in northern England at 7:38 p.
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