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Just before'Star Wars Day', a film-buff snapped this awesome double sunset above Wales - that looks just like a scene from the epic franchise.

The amazing optical illusion seems almost identical to an iconic shot from the first filmed movie in the series 'A New Hope'.

'I saw the two suns as it happened but it's even clearer in the video.

'It was a fantastic sight and I'm not sure I will ever see it again. It was really out of this world.'

The incredible image was captured at South Stack light house in Anglesey, Wales.

Mr Lewis visited the site with a friend to take some pictures but says they had 'no idea what a treat we were in for'.

It's not known what caused the mystical phenomenon but Mr Lewis claims this couldn't be a 'sundog' - caused by light interacting with ice crystals in the atmosphere - as this only occurs at a position 22 degrees from the sun.

 In the film, legendary hero Luke Skywalker looks out from his home on the planet of Tatooine to gaze at two suns - dreaming of adventure and joining the ongoing space fights
 
It's not known what caused the mystical phenomenon but photographer Kevin Lewis claims this couldn't be a 'sundog' - caused by light interacting with ice crystals in the atmosphere
 

In the movie 'A New Hope' Luke Skywalker stares out at the 'Binary Sunset' accompanied by a legendary piece of music by renowned composer John Williams.

His uncle Owen has told him he needs to stay to work with him on the desolate sand-covered planet - while Luke dreams of joining the battles in the far, far away galaxy.

The Jedi-to-be stares at the sky as he longs to fulfil his dreams.

Little does he know that in oncoming days he is to meet his much-loved comrades and head off to tackle the ominous 'Death Star'.

In recent years space-scientists have discovered multiple planets with two suns - some of which it is believed could be inhabitable.

These planets which orbit two stars instead of just one are called 'circumbinary'.

 

 

 
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