Strange, Beautiful Skies (Photos)

By Tara MacIsaac, Epoch Times
March 31, 2014 Updated: June 7, 2017    

Lenticular clouds over Mount Otensho, Japan. (Wikimedia Commons)

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Photo of a brocken spectre taken by a passenger in a Boeing 747 airplane. A brocken spectre is a phenomenon by which the observer’s shadow is surrounded by rainbow fringes. (M. Royon)

Mammatus clouds over Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada. (Wikimedia Commons)

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An aerial view of morning glory clouds near Burketown, Australia. (Mick Petroff)

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Lenticular clouds over Mount Jefferson in Oregon. (Wikimedia Commons)

Lead image of asperatus clouds over New Zealand by Witta Priester. To see more of her work, visit her Flickr page