Iridescent Kelvin-Helmholtz Clouds
Taken by Peter Lowenstein on March 11, 2016 @ Mutare, Zimbabwe
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  Camera Used: Panasonic DMC-TZ60
Exposure Time: 10/2000
Aperture: f/7.1
ISO: 100
Date Taken: 2016:03:12 14:52:53
 
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On Friday evening (11 March) a few minutes before sunset a thin band of Kelvin-Helmholtz clouds developed above a cumulonimbus anvil and became iridescent for just three minutes before dispersing. The first three photographs in which the iridescence was bright were taken with a Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ60 in intelligent auto mode and x60 zoom magnification. In the distant view, taken a short while before, the Kelvin-Helmholtz cloud band had not yet become colorful.
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