Credit: TOM A WARNER/WEATHERVIDEOHD.TV/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Ultra-high-speed footage of a massive cloud-to-ground lightning strike, preceded by recoil leaders. Its discharge triggers a huge upward lightning discharge from a TV broadcast tower to the right. Filmed at 1000 frames per second in South Dakota, USA, in summer.

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Triggered lightning, high-speed

K003/7415 Royalty Free

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Duration: 00:00:40.02

Frame size: 640x480

Frame rate: 30

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

File size: 73.9M

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