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Nubes iridiscentes en Thamserku   Créditos y derechos de autor de la imagen: Oleg Bartunov

The stunning image is of a rainbow cloud, captured above Mt Everest by Oleg Bartunov whilst on an expedition in the Himalayas, Nepal. The amazing rainbow effect is created when tiny ice crystals in the water vapour of the clouds reflect the sunlight.

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So crazy this happens! They are called frost flowers, a strange phenomenon where frost grows from imperfections in the surface ice amid extreme sub-zero temperatures nearing or forming spiky structures that have been found to house microorganisms.

The Salt Flats of Bolivia! Where heaven and earth meet as a kiss.

Natural Wonders: Photos of Surprisingly Colorful Lakes, Mountains, and More

Fire rainbows are the rarest of all naturally occurring atmospheric phenomena. For a fire rainbow to occur, cirrus clouds must be 20,000 feet in the air with the precise amount of ice crystals, and the sun must hit the clouds at 58 degrees.

Fire rainbows are the rarest of all naturally occurring atmospheric phenomena. For a fire rainbow to occur, cirrus clouds must be feet in the air with the precise amount of ice crystals, and the sun must hit the clouds at 58 degrees. (a/k/a Sun Doggies)

Pyroclastic Cloud from the Mount Pinatubo Eruption ... these clouds move at up to 100mph!  "Pedal-to-the-Metal" required!

Sand storm<----seen this before on tv but its not a sandstorm, thats a pyroclastic cloud from a volcano

ecocides:    Above the clouds | image by the air in the branches

Face of the skies preside over our wonder. Fluorescent truant of heaven draw us under.

Night rainbow

The northern lights captured by Dennis Anderson, film photographer. The northern lights captured by Dennis Anderson, film photographer. The northern lights captured by Dennis Anderson, film photographer.

white northern lights seen from Finland

culturenlifestyle: “ Rare White Curtain Auroras Seen Over Finland Behold stargazers, this is not an art installation. These are actually stunning white Northern Lights in Finland. The stunning Aurora Borealis resemble a white curtain, which seems to.

A fire rainbow, also known as an iridescent cloud, appears in the sky on July 31 over South Florida. The rare phenomenon occurs when clouds containing uniformly sized water droplets diffract light and scatter wavelengths into a colorful ring-like pattern. Iridescent clouds are formed by a different process than rainbows, which occur through refraction and reflection instead of diffraction.

This "fire rainbow," or iridescent cloud, was captured over South Florida. They are technically known as iridescent clouds, a relatively rare phenomenon caused by clouds of water droplets of nearly uniform size.

Best of both worlds

Breathtaking Rainbow & Thunderstorm Photographed in Colorado. By Artist Artist Victor Gensini.

Erupting Volcano, Hawaii | The Best Travel Photos

A compilation of some beautiful and amazing photos of volcanoes from around the world. A compilation of some beautiful and amazing photos of volcanoes from around the world.

Cloud appeared over Grant's Mill in B'ham, AL in April 2012. ---wow, that's one scary looking cloud!

Cloud appeared over Grant’s Mill in B’ham, Alabama, April 2012 - Most Amazing Photography

Monte Everest, frontera Nepal- el Tíbet © Prakash Mathema/Getty Images

From the Pyramids of Giza in Egypt to the Great Barrier Reef in Australia, here’s a list of some of world’s iconic attractions and how they look from the sky.

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