Natural phenomenon

Japan: Whirlwind Spotted in Niigata Racecourse

  • Captured on Saturday 18th of May 2019
  • Location is Niigata

A dust devil suddenly appeared in the middle of a horse race track in Niigata Prefecture, Japan, on Saturday. A video Read more...

US: ‘Hailbow’, Rainbow During a Hailstorm, Spotted in Kaycee, WY

  • Captured on Thursday 16th of May 2019
  • Location is Wyoming

A "hailbow", or a rainbow during or after a hailstorm, was spotted in Kaycee, Wyoming on Thursday, May 16. Read more...

Japan: Dust Devil Swirls in the Middle of School Field in Tokyo

  • Captured on Thursday 16th of May 2019
  • Location is Tokyo

A dust devil suddenly appeared in the middle of a school in Tokyo on Thursday, May 16. A video on social media shows Read more...

Japan: Watch a Dust Devil Whirl and Dissipate

  • Captured on Wednesday 15th of May 2019
  • Location is Okayama

As spring weather transitions into the rainy season in Japan, sightings of dust devils and whirlwinds are becoming commo Read more...

US: Northern Lights Dazzle Across Michigan Skies

  • Captured on Monday 13th of May 2019
  • Location is Florida

The solar storm pushed the visible auroral oval all the way south to northern Minnesota. A strong (G3) geomagnetic st Read more...

Singapore: Waterspout Spotted near Sentosa 3

  • Captured on Saturday 11th of May 2019
  • Location is Singapore

A waterspout was spotted off the coast of Singapore, near Sentosa, on Saturday morning. Read more...

Singapore: Waterspout Spotted near Sentosa 2

  • Captured on Saturday 11th of May 2019
  • Location is Singapore

A waterspout was spotted off the coast of Singapore, near Sentosa, on Saturday morning. Read more...

Archive – Japan: M6.3 Earthquake Hits Miyazaki

  • Captured on Friday 10th of May 2019
  • Location is Miyazaki

A magnitude 6.3 earthquake hit off southwestern Japan on Friday, May 10. No tsunami warning was raised. The quake occ Read more...

Japan: M6.3 Earthquake Hits Miyazaki 2

  • Captured on Friday 10th of May 2019
  • Location is Miyazaki

A magnitude 6.3 earthquake hit off southwestern Japan on Friday, May 10. No tsunami warning was raised. The quake occ Read more...

Japan: M6.3 Earthquake Hits Miyazaki

  • Captured on Friday 10th of May 2019
  • Location is Miyazaki

A magnitude 6.3 earthquake hit off southwestern Japan on Friday, May 10. No tsunami warning was raised. The quake occ Read more...

India: Cyclone Fani Slams into Eastern Coast 10

  • Captured on Friday 3rd of May 2019
  • Location is Odisha

Cyclone Fani, one of the strongest storms to batter the Indian subcontinent in decades, made landfall near Puri, India, Read more...

India: Cyclone Fani Slams into Eastern Coast 9

  • Captured on Friday 3rd of May 2019
  • Location is Odisha

Cyclone Fani has slammed into India's eastern coastline and it has brought heavy rain to Orissa, also called Odisha Read more...

India: Cyclone Fani Slams into Eastern Coast 8

  • Captured on Friday 3rd of May 2019
  • Location is Odisha

Cyclone Fani has slammed into India's eastern coastline and it has brought heavy rain to Orissa, also called Odisha Read more...

Archive – India: People Evacuated as Cyclone Fani Moves Up India’s Coast

  • Captured on Thursday 2nd of May 2019

A severe cyclonic storm Fani approaches India's coast in Odisha, National Disaster Response Force and Odisha Disast Read more...

India: Cyclone Fani Slams into Eastern Coast 7

  • Captured on Friday 3rd of May 2019
  • Location is Odisha

Cyclone Fani has slammed into India's eastern coastline and it has brought heavy rain to Orissa, also called Odisha Read more...

India: Cyclone Fani Slams into Eastern Coast 6

  • Captured on Friday 3rd of May 2019
  • Location is Odisha

Cyclone Fani has slammed into India's eastern coastline and it has brought heavy rain to Orissa, also called Odisha Read more...

India: Cyclone Fani Slams into Eastern Coast 5

  • Captured on Friday 3rd of May 2019
  • Location is Odisha

Cyclone Fani has slammed into India's eastern coastline and it has brought heavy rain to Orissa, also called Odisha Read more...

India: Cyclone Fani Slams into Eastern Coast 4

  • Captured on Friday 3rd of May 2019
  • Location is Odisha

Cyclone Fani has slammed into India's eastern coastline and it has brought heavy rain to Orissa, also called Odisha Read more...

India: Cyclone Fani Slams into Eastern Coast 3

  • Captured on Friday 3rd of May 2019
  • Location is Odisha

Cyclone Fani has slammed into India's eastern coastline and it has brought heavy rain to Orissa, also called Odisha Read more...

India: Cyclone Fani Slams into Eastern Coast 2

  • Captured on Friday 3rd of May 2019
  • Location is Odisha

Cyclone Fani has slammed into India's eastern coastline and it has brought heavy rain to Orissa, also called Odisha Read more...

India: Cyclone Fani Slams into Eastern Coast

  • Captured on Friday 3rd of May 2019
  • Location is Odisha

Cyclone Fani has slammed into India's eastern coastline and it has brought heavy rain to Orissa, also called Odisha Read more...

India: Cyclone Fani Brings Lightning Strikes in Andhra Pradesh

  • Captured on Thursday 2nd of May 2019
  • Location is Andhra Pradesh

The Andhra Pradesh government has issued a red alert in the districts of Srikakulam, Vizianagaram and parts of Visakhapa Read more...

India: People Evacuated as Cyclone Fani Moves Up India’s Coast 2

  • Captured on Thursday 2nd of May 2019
  • Location is Srikakulam

A severe cyclonic storm Fani approaches India's coast in Odisha, National Disaster Response Force and Odisha Disast Read more...

India: A Cyclonic Circulation Brings Hail to Northeast

  • Captured on Thursday 2nd of May 2019
  • Location is Uttrakhand

The persisting cyclonic circulation and the incursion of moist air in northeast India will lead to widespread rain and t Read more...

India: People Evacuated as Cyclone Fani Moves Up India’s Coast

  • Captured on Thursday 2nd of May 2019
  • Location is Odisha

A severe cyclonic storm Fani approaches India's coast in Odisha, National Disaster Response Force and Odisha Disast Read more...

Japan: Spectacular Solar Halo Spotted in Nagano

  • Captured on Sunday 28th of April 2019
  • Location is Nagano

Residents of Japan witnessed an amazing solar halo on Sunday morning, April 28. Two visible rainbow rings around the Read more...

Archive – Philippines: Spectacular Solar Halo Wows Residents

  • Captured on Sunday 28th of April 2019
  • Location is Tarlac/Pangasinan

A solar halo wowed residents in the Philippines over the weekend, April 27 and 28. Social media was flooded with ima Read more...

Philippines: Spectacular Solar Halo Wows Residents 2

  • Captured on Sunday 28th of April 2019
  • Location is Tarlac

A solar halo wowed residents in the Philippines over the weekend, April 27 and 28. Social media was flooded with ima Read more...

Philippines: Spectacular Solar Halo Wows Residents

  • Captured on Saturday 27th of April 2019
  • Location is Pangasinan

A solar halo wowed residents in the Philippines over the weekend, April 27 and 28. Social media was flooded with ima Read more...

Japan: Extraordinary Solar Halo Charms Residents

  • Captured on Sunday 28th of April 2019
  • Location is Ishikawa Prefecture

Residents of Japan experienced the striking sight of an extraordinary solar halo on Sunday morning. A sun halo is cau Read more...

Indonesia: Residents Panic As Earthquake Hit Sulawesi

  • Captured on Friday 12th of April 2019
  • Location is Sulawesi

A magnitude 6.8 earthquake off the cast of Sulawesi Island in Indonesia on Friday, April 12. Residents were in panic Read more...

Archive – Brazil: At least 6 Dead After Deadly Flooding Hit Rio de Janeiro

  • Captured on Monday 8th of April 2019
  • Location is Rio de Janeiro

Torrential rains left at least 6 people dead in Rio de Janeiro on Tuesday, and sowing chaos in Brazil’s second largest Read more...

Brazil: At least 6 Dead, Deadly Flooding Hits Rio de Janeiro 2

  • Captured on Monday 8th of April 2019
  • Location is Rio de Janeiro

Torrential rains left at least 6 people dead in Rio de Janeiro on Tuesday, and sowing chaos in Brazil’s second largest Read more...

Brazil: At least 6 Dead, Deadly Flooding Hits Rio de Janeiro

  • Captured on Monday 8th of April 2019
  • Location is Rio de Janeiro

Torrential rains left at least 6 people dead in Rio de Janeiro on Tuesday, and sowing chaos in Brazil’s second largest Read more...

Archive – Spain: Waterspout off Puerto Rico de Gran Canaria

  • Captured on Wednesday 3rd of April 2019
  • Location is Gran Canaria

A waterspout formed off the coast of Puerto Rico de Gran Canaria in Spain on Wednesday, April 3. Read more...

Spain: Waterspout off Puerto Rico de Gran Canaria 2

  • Captured on Wednesday 3rd of April 2019
  • Location is Gran Canaria

A waterspout formed off the coast of Puerto Rico de Gran Canaria in Spain on Wednesday, April 3. Read more...

Spain: Waterspout off Puerto Rico de Gran Canaria

  • Captured on Wednesday 3rd of April 2019
  • Location is Gran Canaria

A waterspout formed off the coast of Puerto Rico de Gran Canaria in Spain on Wednesday, April 3. Read more...

US: Green Meteor Lights Up Sky Over Florida

  • Captured on Saturday 30th of March 2019
  • Location is Florida

A massive green meteor lighted up the night sky over northern Florida on Saturday night. The falling space rock was r Read more...

US: Police Rescue Cat From Flooded Home in Bellevue, Nebraska

  • Captured on Sunday 17th of March 2019
  • Location is Nebraska

Humans, along with pets and other animals, were affected by the historic flooding that hit Nebraska last week. Rescue Read more...

US: Tornadoes Touch Down in Southeastern New Mexico

  • Captured on Tuesday 12th of March 2019
  • Location is New Mexico

Tornadoes touched down on Tuesday evening, March 12, and left a trail of damage as a storm system moved through southeas Read more...

Japan: Sakurajima Volcano Erupts

  • Captured on Monday 11th of March 2019
  • Location is Kagoshima

A huge plume of ash emanated from the mouth of Sakurajima Volcano in Kagoshima when it erupted on Monday, March 11. A Read more...

Japan: Pollen Corona Observed Across the Country 3

  • Captured on Friday 8th of March 2019
  • Location is Kanagawa

Pollen Corona is being observed in Japan since early this week due to high concentrations of pollen in the atmosphere. Read more...