Caption: Ultra-high-speed footage of lightning strikes, showing the downward-heading stepped leaders and the bright return stroke discharge. Filmed at 54,000 frames per second, in SOuth Dakota, USA, in spring. Remastered from original resolution 320x240.

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Keywords: afternoon, america, atmosphere, atmospheric, cg, cloud-to-ground, clouds, continuing current, cumulonimbus, dart, environment, high speed, high speed camera, high-speed, ic, leaders, lightning, m components, meteorological, meteorology, multi-strike flash, multiple attach points, north america, overcast, return stroke, sky, slo-mo, slow motion, slowed down, spring, stepped, thunderstorm, united states, us, usa, weather

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Lightning strikes, ultra-high-speed

K003/7442 Royalty Free

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Duration: 00:01:00.16

Frame size: 640x480

Frame rate: 30

Audio: No

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

File size: 110.4M


Capture format: Phantom

Frame size: 320x240

Codec: H.264

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