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When Lightning Strikes - 23 May 2013
A selection of images of lightning flashes across the sky in various parts of the world.
USA-OKLAHOMA-TORNADO/
RTXZTMP
May 20, 2013
Lightning from a tornadic thunderstorm passing over Clearwater, Kansas strikes at an open field May 19,...
Clearwater, UNITED STATES
Lightning from a tornadic thunderstorm passing over Clearwater, Kansas strikes at an open field
Lightning from a tornadic thunderstorm passing over Clearwater, Kansas strikes at an open field May 19, 2013. A massive storm front swept north through the central United States on Sunday, hammering the region with fist-sized hail, blinding rain and tornadoes, including a half-mile wide twister that struck near Oklahoma City. News reports said at least one person had died. REUTERS/Gene Blevins (UNITED STATES - Tags: DISASTER ENVIRONMENT)
ISRAEL/
RTR3AR08
November 22, 2012
Lightning strikes over the skyline of Tel Aviv during a rain storm November 22, 2012. REUTERS/Nir Elias...
Tel Aviv, Israel
Lightning strikes over the skyline of Tel Aviv during a rain storm
Lightning strikes over the skyline of Tel Aviv during a rain storm November 22, 2012. REUTERS/Nir Elias (ISRAEL - Tags: ENVIRONMENT)
SWITZERLAND/
RTR36ZV9
August 20, 2012
Lightning strikes over a house during a thunderstorm in the northern Swiss town of Muellheim August 20,...
MUELLHEIM, Switzerland
Lightning strikes over a house during a thunderstorm in the northern Swiss town of Muellheim
Lightning strikes over a house during a thunderstorm in the northern Swiss town of Muellheim August 20, 2012. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann (SWITZERLAND - Tags: ENVIRONMENT TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
SPAIN/
RTR35D8R
July 26, 2012
Lightning is seen in the sky above the Christopher Columbus monument at Madrid's Colon Square July 26,...
Madrid, Spain
Lightning is seen in the sky above the Christopher Columbus monument at Madrid's Colon Square
Lightning is seen in the sky above the Christopher Columbus monument at Madrid's Colon Square July 26, 2012. REUTERS/Juan Medina (SPAIN - Tags: ENVIRONMENT CITYSPACE TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
MEXICO/
RTR30MFY
April 12, 2012
Lightning flashes during a thunderstorm over Mexico City April 11, 2012. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido (MEXICO...
Mexico City, Mexico
Lightning flashes during a thunderstorm over Mexico City
Lightning flashes during a thunderstorm over Mexico City April 11, 2012. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido (MEXICO - Tags: ENVIRONMENT)
SWITZERLAND/
RTR2Q2X8
August 18, 2011
Lightning strikes over a church tower during a thunderstorm in Zurich August 18, 2011. REUTERS/Arnd...
Zurich, Switzerland
Lightning strikes over a church tower during a thunderstorm in Zurich
Lightning strikes over a church tower during a thunderstorm in Zurich August 18, 2011. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann (SWITZERLAND - Tags: ENVIRONMENT)
USA/
RTXYI0W
April 11, 2013
Lightning strikes across the skies of Patterson, Arkansas, April 10, 2013. M REUTERS/Gene Blevins
Patterson, UNITED STATES
Lightning strikes across the skies of Patterson
Lightning strikes across the skies of Patterson, Arkansas, April 10, 2013. M REUTERS/Gene Blevins
USA-DROUGHT/
RTR34WVP
July 13, 2012
Lighting strikes over a barn surrounded by a soybean crop in Donnellson, Iowa, July 13, 2012. REUTERS/Adrees...
Donnellson, UNITED STATES
Lighting strikes over a barn surrounded by a soybean crop in Donnellson, Iowa
Lighting strikes over a barn surrounded by a soybean crop in Donnellson, Iowa, July 13, 2012. REUTERS/Adrees Latif
BASEBALL/
RTR2NPLO
June 15, 2011
Usher Brent Mole stands along a wall as lightning strikes across the sky during a storm delay during...
Atlanta, UNITED STATES
Usher Brent Mole stands along a wall as lightning strikes across the sky during a storm delay for the...
Usher Brent Mole stands along a wall as lightning strikes across the sky during a storm delay during a game between the Atlanta Braves and New York Mets at Turner Field in Atlanta, June 15, 2011. REUTERS/Tami Chappell
CHILE-VOLCANO/
RTR2NDD9
June 05, 2011
Lightning flashes around the ash plume at above the Puyehue-Cordon Caulle volcano chain near Entrelagos,...
ENTRELAGOS, Chile
Lightning flashes around the ash plume of the Puyehue-Cordon Caulle volcano chain
Lightning flashes around the ash plume at above the Puyehue-Cordon Caulle volcano chain near Entrelagos, Chile, June 5, 2011.
REUTERS/Carlos Gutierrez
VIETNAM/
RTR34XNM
July 14, 2012
Lighting strikes over Saint Joseph cathedral during a storm in Hanoi, July 14, 2012. REUTERS/Carlos Barria...
Hanoi, Vietnam
Lighting strikes over Saint Joseph cathedral during a storm in Hanoi
Lighting strikes over Saint Joseph cathedral during a storm in Hanoi, July 14, 2012. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
WEATHER STORMS
RTR1E87X
June 09, 2006
Lightning strikes near the town of Searchlight, Nevada as the first storm of the season passes through...
SEARCHLIGHT, USA
Lightning strikes near town of Searchlight in the Nevada desert
Lightning strikes near the town of Searchlight, Nevada as the first storm of the season passes through the western deserts of the United States, June 8, 2006. REUTERS/Gene Blevins
LEBANON/
RTXA0WO
October 29, 2008
Lightning illuminates the sky off Beirut during a thunderstorm over Lebanon, October 29,2008.
REUTERS/Jamal...
Beirut, Lebanon
Lightning illuminates the sky offshore Beirut
Lightning illuminates the sky off Beirut during a thunderstorm over Lebanon, October 29,2008.
REUTERS/Jamal Saidi
GERMANY/
RTR34DJF
June 29, 2012
Lightnings strike over buildings during a thunderstorm in Berlin, June 29, 2012. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski...
Berlin, Germany
Lightnings strikes over buildings during a thunderstorm in Berlin
Lightnings strike over buildings during a thunderstorm in Berlin, June 29, 2012. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski
ISRAEL/
RTR39KT9
October 25, 2012
Lightning strikes over a pier during a storm in Atlit, near the northern Israeli city of Haifa, October...
Atlit, Israel
Lightning strikes over a pier during a storm in Atlit
Lightning strikes over a pier during a storm in Atlit, near the northern Israeli city of Haifa, October 25, 2012. REUTERS/Baz Ratner
SAUDI/
RTR39ESN
October 21, 2012
A Muslim pilgrim gestures, as lightning strikes in the background, at the top of Mount Noor where Muslims...
Mecca, Saudi Arabia
A Muslim pilgrim gestures at the top of Mount Noor during the annual haj pilgrimage in Mecca
A Muslim pilgrim gestures, as lightning strikes in the background, at the top of Mount Noor where Muslims believe Prophet Mohammad received the first words of the Koran through Gabriel, during the annual haj pilgrimage in the holy city of Mecca, October 21, 2012.
REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh
BOSNIA
RTR34T49
July 09, 2012
Lightning is seen during a storm under the Memorial Center in Potocari the night before a mass burial,...
Potocari, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Lightning is seen during a storm under the Memorial Center in Potocari the night before a mass burial...
Lightning is seen during a storm under the Memorial Center in Potocari the night before a mass burial, near Srebrenica, Bosnia, July 10, 2012.

REUTERS/Dado Ruvic
LIGHTNING AIRPORT
RTR2F1E
September 02, 2003
Lightning strikes just south of the McCarran International Airport air traffic control tower in Las Vegas,...
Las Vegas, United States of America
LIGHTNING STORM AT AIRPORT IN LAS VEGAS.
Lightning strikes just south of the McCarran International Airport air traffic control tower in Las Vegas, Nevada, September 2, 2003.

REUTERS/Ethan Miller
Monsoon Storms
RTRJXX0
August 08, 2005
Lightning strikes across the skies of Twentynine Palms in California during a monsoon, August 8, 2005....
Twentynine Palms, UNITED STATES
Lightning strikes across the skies of Twentynine Palms in California during monsoon.
Lightning strikes across the skies of Twentynine Palms in California during a monsoon, August 8, 2005.
REUTERS/Gene Blevins
JAPAN/
RTX8IEN
September 07, 2008
Lightning strikes the Tokyo Tower in the Japanese capital, September 7, 2008. REUTERS/Toru Hanai
Tokyo, Japan
Lightning strikes Tokyo Tower
Lightning strikes the Tokyo Tower in the Japanese capital, September 7, 2008. REUTERS/Toru Hanai
ROMANIA-WEATHER/
RTR1RQMB
July 11, 2007
Lightning strikes over a construction site during a heavy storm in Bucharest, July 11, 2007. REUTERS/Mihai...
Bucharest, Romania
Lightning strikes over a construction site during a storm in Bucharest
Lightning strikes over a construction site during a heavy storm in Bucharest, July 11, 2007. REUTERS/Mihai Barbu
AFGHANISTAN/
RTR2D0OO
April 18, 2010
An armoured vehicle from the Centurion Company, 2-1 Infantry Battalion, 5/2 Stryker Brigade Combat Team...
Kandahar, Afghanistan
An armoured vehicle is framed by a bolt of lightning during a storm at Combat Outpost Terminator in Maiwand...
An armoured vehicle from the Centurion Company, 2-1 Infantry Battalion, 5/2 Stryker Brigade Combat Team is framed by a bolt of lightning during a storm at Combat Outpost Terminator in Maiwand District, Kandahar Province, Afghanistan, April 19, 2010. REUTERS/Tim Wimborne
CANADA/
RTR2N2NQ
May 30, 2011
Lightning strikes the CN Tower during a thunderstorm in Toronto, May 29, 2011. REUTERS/Mark Blinch
Toronto, Canada
Lightning strikes the CN Tower during a thunderstorm in Toronto
Lightning strikes the CN Tower during a thunderstorm in Toronto, May 29, 2011. REUTERS/Mark Blinch
CHINA
RTRGKKD
July 06, 2005
A lightning bolt strikes during a thunderstorm over Shanghai, July 6, 2005.

REUTERS/Aly Song
Shanghai, China
A lightning bolt strikes during a thunderstorm over Shanghai.
A lightning bolt strikes during a thunderstorm over Shanghai, July 6, 2005.

REUTERS/Aly Song
SERBIA/
RTR2NGMS
June 08, 2011
Lightning strikes over buildings during a thunderstorm in Belgrade, June 8, 2011. REUTERS/Marko Djurica...
Belgrade, Serbia
Lightning strikes over buildings during a thunderstorm in Belgrade
Lightning strikes over buildings during a thunderstorm in Belgrade, June 8, 2011. REUTERS/Marko Djurica
USA/
RTX6RKV
June 10, 2008
The New York Times building is struck by lightning in New York, June 10, 2008. REUTERS/Nic Fulton
New York, UNITED STATES
The New York Times building is struck by lightning in New York
The New York Times building is struck by lightning in New York, June 10, 2008. REUTERS/Nic Fulton
CHILE-VOLCANO/PUYEHUE
RTR2NCAE
June 06, 2011
Lightning bolts strike around the Puyehue-Cordon Caulle volcanic chain near southern Osorno city, Chile,...
Osorno, Chile
Lightning bolts strike around the Puyehue-Cordon Caulle volcanic chain near southern Osorno city
Lightning bolts strike around the Puyehue-Cordon Caulle volcanic chain near southern Osorno city, Chile, June 5, 2011.

REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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