Caption: Timelapse footage of iridescence and ripples in altocumulus cloud. The iridescence is produced by the diffraction of light by the small supercooled water droplets they contain. Filmed in Colorado, USA, in winter.

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Keywords: altocumulus, america, atmosphere, beautiful, beauty, clouds, color, colors, colour, colours, diffracting, diffraction, environment, evening, iridescence, meteorology, optical effect, partly cloudy, phenomenon, pretty, ripple, ripples, rippling, sky, timelapse, turbulent, undulatus, us, usa, wave motion, waves, weather, winter

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Waves in iridescent cloud, timelapse

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Duration: 00:00:10.04

Frame size: 1920x1080

Frame rate: 29.97

Audio: No

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

File size: 295.7M


Capture format: DVCPRO

Frame size: 1280x1080

Codec: DVCPRO HD 1080i60

Interlaced: Yes

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