Caption: Upward lightning strike propagating from a tall TV tower. In this case the tower spark was launched by a distant cloud-to-ground strike that preceded it, out of frame to the left. The first part of this clip is in real time, then the strike is seen again slowed down. Filmed in South Dakota, USA, in summer.

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Upward lightning strike

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Duration: 00:00:52.22

Frame size: 1280x720

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