Jon Landry caught this rainbow hovering behind his house. A rainbow is a meteorological phenomenon that is caused by reflection, refraction and dispersion of light in water droplets resulting in a spectrum of light appearing in the sky. It takes the form of a multicolored circular arc. Rainbows caused by sunlight always appear in the section of sky directly opposite the sun.
Residents of Connecticut are known as nutmeggers. The Connecticut flag reads: “Qui Transtulit Sustinet”, Latin for “He who transplanted still sustains.”
Residents of Washington State are known as Washingtonians. Washington is the 18th largest state and was admitted to the Union in 1889.