Caption: Ultra-high-speed footage of four tall TV towers launching upward lightning discharges during a storm. Filmed at 9000 frames per second near Rapid City, South Dakota, USA, in spring.

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Keywords: america, atmosphere, atmospheric, continuing current, discharge, environment, high speed, high speed camera, high-speed, late afternoon, leader, leaders, lightning, meteorological, meteorology, north america, overcast, recoil, scary, sky, slo-mo, slow motion, slowed down, spring, thunderstorm, tower, united states, upward, us, usa, weather

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Upward lightning, high-speed

K003/7416 Royalty Free

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Duration: 00:00:45.15

Frame size: 640x480

Frame rate: 30

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

File size: 99.7M


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Codec: H.264

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