Caption: High-speed footage of multi-stroke lightning below a rainbow. The multiple strikes are caused by different regions of the cloud discharging through the same ionised channel as the initial stroke. This clip has been slowed down about five times. Filmed in Colorado, USA, in summer.

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Rainbow and lightning

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Duration: 00:00:10.03

Frame size: 1920x1080

Frame rate: 29.97

Audio: No

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

File size: 285.5M


Capture format: DVCPRO

Frame size: 1280x1080

Codec: DVCPRO HD 1080i60

Interlaced: Yes

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