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Monsoon Lightning in the Desert

A brilliant, jagged bolt of lightning strikes the cactus-filled Sonoran Desert near Ajo, Arizona, on the afternoon of August 14, 2014. The outlines of distant mountains are softened by torrential rain from the monsoonal storm.

TAGS: Arizona, Desert, Lightning, Monsoon, Storm, Thunderstorm, United States

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Gainesville, Florida, United States of America
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© Fred Wasmer.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2014
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Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 27, 2014, 12:55 p.m.
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PHOTO LOCATION Ajo, Arizona, United States of America