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The Ojai Meadows Preserve provides a panoramic view of the pink moment.
phenomenon, but Underhay said the pink moment is clearest during the late fall through early spring, when the Topa Topa range is at a right angle to
the winter sun.
Ojai's mountains are aligned in a
rare east-west configuration. When the sun sets during the winter months, the
sunlight essentially shines thorough the valley and is reflected and amplified by the Topa Topas.
There are a host of pink moment
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Photo by Tania Parker

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