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Japan: Fireworks Around Tokyo Olympic And Paralympic Symbol In Odaiba

  • Captured on Friday 24th of January 2020
  • Location is Tokyo

Odaiba Seaside Park in a symbolic location of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic. To commemorate the six months b Read more...

Japan: Boy Proves Ninja Paper Cutout ‘Running’ On Train Window Is Fun In Age Of Smartphone Games

  • Captured on Friday 17th of January 2020
  • Location is Tokyo

Having fun doesn't mean digital and a Japanese boy proved just that, that old-fashioned toys can still be fun, too, Read more...

Japan: Beautiful Circumhorizon Arc Spotted On Tokyo Sky

  • Captured on Thursday 16th of January 2020
  • Location is Tokyo

A circumhorizontal arc is an optical phenomenon that belongs to the family of ice halos formed by the refraction of the Read more...

Japan: Hail Storm Falls On Greater Tokyo Area 2

  • Captured on Wednesday 15th of January 2020
  • Location is Tokyo

Greater Tokyo area of Japan saw rare hail fall on Wednesday, January, 15th. Videos on social media show hail falling Read more...

Japan: Hail Storm Falls On Greater Tokyo Area

  • Captured on Wednesday 15th of January 2020
  • Location is Tokyo

Greater Tokyo area of Japan saw rare hail fall on Wednesday, January, 15th. Videos on social media show hail falling Read more...

US: Brain Controlled Car Race At CES 2020 Exhibition

  • Captured on Tuesday 7th of January 2020
  • Location is Las Vegas

Scalextric-style slot cars that can be controlled with your brain were demonstrated at the Consumer Electronics Show. Read more...

Japan: Meteor Spotted In Sky Of Ishigaki Island

  • Captured on Wednesday 8th of January 2020
  • Location is Okinawa

What appears to be a meteor was spotted in the sky of Ishigaki, an island in southern Japan in the early hours of Wednes Read more...

Secret Tiny Hideout Concealed Behind A Power Socket

  • Captured on Wednesday 18th of December 2019
  • Location is Tokyo

The creator of this concealed tiny room, called "Kubito's Secret Hideout" took about 4 months to handcraf Read more...

Japan: New Year’s Eve 2020 Countdown In Tokyo 3

  • Captured on Tuesday 31st of December 2019
  • Location is Tokyo

One of the biggest New Year's Eve countdown is happening in Shibuya crossing, Tokyo on New Year's Eve day. Read more...

Japan: New Year’s Eve 2020 Countdown In Tokyo 2

  • Captured on Tuesday 31st of December 2019
  • Location is Tokyo

One of the biggest New Year's Eve countdown is happening in Shibuya crossing, Tokyo on New Year's Eve day. Read more...

Japan: New Year’s Eve 2020 Countdown In Tokyo

  • Captured on Tuesday 31st of December 2019
  • Location is Tokyo

One of the biggest New Year's Eve countdown is happening in Shibuya crossing, Tokyo on New Year's Eve day. Read more...

India: Thick Fog Blankets Delhi, Travel Heavily Hampered 9

  • Captured on Monday 30th of December 2019
  • Location is New Delhi

A severe cold wave is bringing a thick blanket of fog in Delhi and neighboring cities on Monday morning, December 30. Read more...

India: Thick Fog Blankets Delhi, Travel Heavily Hampered 5

  • Captured on Monday 30th of December 2019
  • Location is New Delhi

A severe cold wave is bringing a thick blanket of fog in Delhi and neighboring cities on Monday morning, December 30. Read more...

Japan: Massive Fire At Waste Disposal Plant In Chiba 2

  • Captured on Saturday 28th of December 2019
  • Location is Chiba

A massive fire occurred at an industrial waste disposal plant where plastic pieces and rubber tubes were placed in Ichih Read more...

Japan: Massive Fire At Waste Disposal Plant In Chiba

  • Captured on Saturday 28th of December 2019
  • Location is Chiba

A massive fire occurred at an industrial waste disposal plant where plastic pieces and rubber tubes were placed in Ichih Read more...

Japan: Sakurajima Volcano Spews Tall Ash Plume During Latest Eruption

  • Captured on Tuesday 24th of December 2019
  • Location is Kagoshima

A minor eruption at Sakurajima Volcano in Japan Kagoshima prefecture at 13:00 on December 24 sent a 1,200-meter tall plu Read more...

Japan: M5.5 Earthquake Shakes Aomori

  • Captured on Thursday 19th of December 2019
  • Location is Aomori

A strong earthquake has shaken northern Japan on Dec. 19. There was no risk of a tsunami. The magnitude 5.5 earthquak Read more...

Spectee 2019 In Review: Pacific Typhoons – Lekima, Faxai, Hagibis, Kammuri

  • Captured on Saturday 10th of August 2019

2019 saw powerful typhoons lash the nations in the eastern Pacific. Typhoon Kammuri (local name Typhoon Tisoy) batter Read more...

Japan: ANA 246 Emergency Landing At Fukuoka Airport Due To Engine Trouble 2

  • Captured on Thursday 19th of December 2019
  • Location is Fukuoka

According to the Japan Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (MLIT), All Nippon Airways (ANA) Flight 2 Read more...

Japan: ANA 246 Emergency Landing At Fukuoka Airport Due To Engine Trouble

  • Captured on Thursday 19th of December 2019
  • Location is Fukuoka

According to the Japan Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (MLIT), All Nippon Airways (ANA) Flight 2 Read more...

Japan: Brocken Spectre Spotted From Aeroplane In Kanagawa

  • Captured on Saturday 23rd of November 2019
  • Location is Kanagawa

A Brocken spectre, or Brocken bow or mountain spectre, is the magnified shadow of an observer cast upon clouds opposite Read more...

Spectee 2019 In Review: Fire Razes Historical Buildings – Shuri Castle, Okinawa Japan

  • Captured on Thursday 31st of October 2019
  • Location is Okinawa

History and Art suffered a huge blow this year after massive fires razed historical and world heritage sites. Followi Read more...

US: Police Arrest Suspicious Man At Holland Tunnel NYC Manhattan Exit 3

  • Captured on Tuesday 10th of December 2019
  • Location is New York City

Port Authority Police Department (PAPD) arrested a suspicious man who believes to be related to Jersey City shooting at Read more...

US: Police Arrest Suspicious Man At Holland Tunnel NYC Manhattan Exit 2

  • Captured on Tuesday 10th of December 2019
  • Location is New York City

Port Authority Police Department (PAPD) arrested a suspicious man who believes to be related to Jersey City shooting at Read more...

US: Police Arrest Suspicious Man At Holland Tunnel NYC Manhattan Exit

  • Captured on Tuesday 10th of December 2019
  • Location is New York City

Port Authority Police Department (PAPD) arrested a suspicious man who believes to be related to Jersey City shooting at Read more...

Hoot Hoot, Owl’s Riding Through

  • Captured on Sunday 1st of December 2019
  • Location is Chiba

Mikoto, a male barn owl, enjoys taking a ride with its owner along the streets of Japan. Despite the cold wintry weather Read more...

Japan: Sakurajima’s Volcanic Activity Continues

  • Captured on Saturday 7th of December 2019
  • Location is Kagoshima

The Sakurajima volcano's eruption has been active for a number of days in Kagoshima, southern Japan. The explosi Read more...

A Not So Shy ‘Tanuki’ Japanese Raccoon Dog

  • Captured on Wednesday 4th of December 2019
  • Location is Tokyo

Raccoons are generally shy animals but this one from Tokyo appears to be used to humans. A Tokyo resident was surpris Read more...

Japan: Winter Storm Causes Blizzard Situation In Hokkaido

  • Captured on Wednesday 4th of December 2019
  • Location is Hokkaido

Japan Meteorological Agency issued Snow Storm Warning for Hokkaido on Wednesday, December 4. It is set to take effect un Read more...

Japan: Rainwater Leaks Into Yokohama Station In Kanagawa During Heavy Downpour

  • Captured on Monday 2nd of December 2019
  • Location is Kanagawa

It was unusual to have the heavy rain in December in Kanto region, but Yokohama city was affected by heavy rain on Monda Read more...

Japan: Catholic Faithfuls Cheer As Pope Francis Arrives To Celebrate Mass In Nagasaki 2

  • Captured on Sunday 24th of November 2019
  • Location is Nagasaki

Catholic faithfuls warmly welcomed Pope Francis at the Nagasaki Big N Stadium on Sunday, November 24, when the pope was Read more...

Japan: Dense Fog In Kanto And Tohoku Region 4

  • Captured on Monday 25th of November 2019
  • Location is Kanagawa

Dense fog was generated on the Pacific side of the Kanto and Tohoku regions of Japan on Monday morning. The visibility a Read more...

Japan: Dense Fog In Kanto And Tohoku Region 3

  • Captured on Monday 25th of November 2019
  • Location is Tokyo

Dense fog was generated on the Pacific side of the Kanto and Tohoku regions of Japan on Monday morning. The visibility a Read more...

Japan: Dense Fog In Kanto And Tohoku Region 2

  • Captured on Monday 25th of November 2019
  • Location is Tokyo

Dense fog was generated on the Pacific side of the Kanto and Tohoku regions of Japan on Monday morning. The visibility a Read more...

Japan: Dense Fog In Kanto And Tohoku Region

  • Captured on Monday 25th of November 2019
  • Location is Tokyo

Dense fog was generated on the Pacific side of the Kanto and Tohoku regions of Japan on Monday morning. The visibility a Read more...

Japan: Catholics Fill 55,000-Seater Tokyo Dome To Hear Pope Francis’ Mass

  • Captured on Monday 25th of November 2019
  • Location is Tokyo

Throngs of Catholic faithfuls from all over Tokyo and other parts of the nation flocked to Tokyo Dome to hear Pope Franc Read more...

Japan: Catholic Faithfuls Cheer As Pope Francis Arrives To Celebrate Mass In Nagasaki

  • Captured on Sunday 24th of November 2019
  • Location is Nagasaki

Catholic faithfuls warmly welcomed Pope Francis at the Nagasaki Big N Stadium on Sunday, November 24, when the pope was Read more...

Japan: School Of Pufferfish Delights Diver

  • Captured on Tuesday 19th of November 2019
  • Location is Shizuoka

A Japanese diver was very delighted when he encountered a school of 'hoshifugu' or starry toado pufferfish in Read more...

Japan: Whirlwind Spotted Off Tokyo Bay

  • Captured on Wednesday 20th of November 2019
  • Location is Tokyo

A whirlwind was spotted off Tokyo Bay on Wednesday afternoon, November 20. Gale blew from the north, sending high win Read more...

Japan: Snow Storm Hits Hokkaido

  • Captured on Sunday 17th of November 2019
  • Location is Hokkaido

Blizzard hits Hokkaido which is Japan's Northernmost Island since Friday. (Nov 15th) Read more...

Japan: Frost Smoke In Yabakei Dam, Oita

  • Captured on Friday 15th of November 2019
  • Location is Oita

Frost smoke, sea smoke, or steam fog, is fog which is formed when very cold air moves over warmer water. It forms when a Read more...

Japan: Double Rainbow Spotted In Guj┼Ź, Gifu

  • Captured on Thursday 14th of November 2019
  • Location is Gifu

The term double rainbow is used when both the primary and secondary rainbows are visible. In theory, all rainbows are do Read more...