Caption: Zoom in to the edge of a lenticular cloud showing colorful iridescence. Iridescence is produced by small droplets of water (or ice) scattering light. Filmed in the USA in the late afternoon in winter.

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Keywords: altocumulus, america, atmosphere, atmospheric, clouds, contrails, environment, iridescence, late afternoon, lenticularis, meteorology, mountain waves, optical effect, partly sunny, peaceful, pretty colors, scattered, scattering, stratocumulus, us, usa, weather, winter

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Cloud iridescence

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Duration: 00:00:24.05

Frame size: 1920x1080

Frame rate: 29.97

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Format: QuickTime, Photo JPEG 100%, progressive scan, square pixels

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Capture format: Digital Image Sequence

Frame size: 1280x1080

Codec: DVCPRO HD 1080i60

Interlaced: Yes

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