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(LiveLeak)   Same bizarre rainbow colored clouds appear over Mexico as did over Japan right before their large quake. Lets hope this is just a coincidence   (liveleak.com ) divider line
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2014-04-26 10:37:09 AM  
Looks like a fragment of a "fire rainbow".  We just had one here with no probl...hold on.....

<<<<CARRIER LOST>>>>>
 
2014-04-26 10:56:15 AM  
Earthquake lights are a well documented phenomenon, though we still don't know how or why they appear.
 
2014-04-26 11:05:26 AM  
That is really groovy.  Of course if I actually saw it I'd probably think I was just having a flashback and go on with my business.
 
2014-04-26 11:11:36 AM  
It's not green and it's not coming from Mars. IDGAF.
 
2014-04-26 12:02:50 PM  

Bob Down: It's not green and it's not coming from Mars. IDGAF.


It's DILLIGAF
 
2014-04-26 12:46:25 PM  
It's St. Mary playing a guitar.

Once you see a mother of pearl cloud, you'll never forget it.   It's something that is hard to experience through photographs.
 
2014-04-26 12:49:22 PM  
Its just the HARP machines bending local space-time with their gravametric particle streams. They tend to follow the lay lines of Earth's magnetic fields, so that is why you seem them where fault lines and therefore earthquakes can occur.   Just think of it as a small lensing effect that you would expect to see around a black hole.  So no big deal, just coincidence.
 
2014-04-26 12:57:13 PM  
Obviously this is left-wing propaganda caused by The GaysTM
 
2014-04-26 01:17:10 PM  
Fake.
 
2014-04-26 01:23:51 PM  
Maybe God is waving his pride flag around.
 
2014-04-26 01:35:30 PM  

wingnut396: Its just the HARP machines bending local space-time with their gravametric particle streams. They tend to follow the lay lines of Earth's magnetic fields, so that is why you seem them where fault lines and therefore earthquakes can occur.   Just think of it as a small lensing effect that you would expect to see around a black hole.  So no big deal, just coincidence.


this
 
2014-04-26 01:37:48 PM  

some_beer_drinker: wingnut396: Its just the HARP machines bending local space-time with their gravametric particle streams. They tend to follow the lay lines of Earth's magnetic fields, so that is why you seem them where fault lines and therefore earthquakes can occur.   Just think of it as a small lensing effect that you would expect to see around a black hole.  So no big deal, just coincidence.

this


Makes sense.
or, it's aliens.
 
2014-04-26 01:56:30 PM  
Based on the roughly-spherical cloud lacuna around it (invisible gas bubble?), and the fact that the effect is associated with seismic activity, I'll bet it's a big blob of some kind of gas released from a fissure somewhere that happens to refract light in the same way that certain densities of water vapor do during a rainbow. Are there any meteorologists, geologists, or chemists out there that can advise what kinds of gases lurk in pockets of the earth's crust and might refract like that if leaked into the atmosphere? Methane or one of those other -anes? Noble gas? If it's a gas bubble, is it rising? If it's hanging there at a certain height, that might be a clue as to its density/composition.
 
2014-04-26 02:21:31 PM  

Moleculo: Earthquake lights are a well documented phenomenon, though we still don't know how or why they appear.


Look down, not up...
 
2014-04-26 02:24:54 PM  
images.sodahead.com
 
2014-04-26 03:16:38 PM  
Alien chem trails?
 
2014-04-26 03:44:31 PM  
I saw one of these before a Dodgers game. There was no earthquake later.
 
2014-04-26 04:34:07 PM  
Has anyone checked to see if they are still there after the sun goes down, because then they'd be a....
th01.deviantart.net
 
2014-04-26 05:29:49 PM  

a4dzac: Moleculo: Earthquake lights are a well documented phenomenon, though we still don't know how or why they appear.

Look down, not up...


His theory might get more respect if he stops using the term 'p-hole'.
 
2014-04-26 09:24:48 PM  
I, for one, welcome our new extraterrestrial mantis shrimp overlords.
 
2014-04-26 09:27:17 PM  

Foxxinnia: I saw one of these before a Dodgers game. There was no earthquake later.


The lights can appear hundreds of miles away from the seismic activity which caused them, and there's been so much strong activity lately it's hard to pin down which event it might be associated with. Something like fifteen 6.5+ quakes in just the last 30 days.
 
2014-04-26 10:34:51 PM  

Bloodcorn: Based on the roughly-spherical cloud lacuna around it (invisible gas bubble?), and the fact that the effect is associated with seismic activity, I'll bet it's a big blob of some kind of gas released from a fissure somewhere that happens to refract light in the same way that certain densities of water vapor do during a rainbow. Are there any meteorologists, geologists, or chemists out there that can advise what kinds of gases lurk in pockets of the earth's crust and might refract like that if leaked into the atmosphere? Methane or one of those other -anes? Noble gas? If it's a gas bubble, is it rising? If it's hanging there at a certain height, that might be a clue as to its density/composition.


It's an iridescent cloud, and they're actually fairly common, so it's inevitable that sooner or later one will occur in association with an earthquake. Earthquake lights are something different and appear to be related to electrical charges generated by slight fault movement before the main shock.
 
2014-04-27 04:18:36 AM  

common sense is an oxymoron: Earthquake lights are something different and appear to be related to electrical charges generated by slight fault movement before the main shock.


That's actually Triboluminescence, and this whole thing just got a whole lot more confusing.
 
2014-04-27 05:07:36 AM  

J. Frank Parnell: this whole thing just got a whole lot more confusing.


Oh, and reason i say that is because Triboluminescence has been used in the past to explain UFOs, aka:lights in the sky, so them being on the ground is a new twist on an old catch-all explanation for something.
 
2014-04-27 06:29:05 AM  
When the camera is backed off from the zoom you can clearly see the street light on the left that is causing this.
iwanttobelieve.jpg
 
2014-04-27 06:33:12 AM  
Is any of this related to the piezoelectric effect? You compress a small crystal in a cigarette lighter and generate a view hundred volts to ignite gas. The Earth must have the potential to generate a crapload of electricity when tectonic plates are doing the horizontal bop. Getting it to light up the clouds... I'm sure LEDs are involved somehow. LEDs are in everything.
 
2014-04-27 08:17:45 AM  
I know what's really going on, Stuart.

I know it's the queers.

They're in it with the aliens.

They're building landing strips for gay Martians,

I swear to God.
 
2014-04-27 08:30:07 AM  
Happened in march per the desc.
 
2014-04-27 03:08:44 PM  
That's missile fuel.
 
2014-04-27 04:55:01 PM  

Moleculo: Earthquake lights are a well documented phenomenon, though we still don't know how or why they appear.


Something to do with earthquakes, I imagine.
 
2014-04-28 12:16:41 AM  

J. Frank Parnell: common sense is an oxymoron: Earthquake lights are something different and appear to be related to electrical charges generated by slight fault movement before the main shock.

That's actually Triboluminescence, and this whole thing just got a whole lot more confusing.


Nope, common sense is right. This isn't a big freaky thing; it's just ice crystals.
 
2014-04-28 12:35:48 AM  

J. Frank Parnell: common sense is an oxymoron: Earthquake lights are something different and appear to be related to electrical charges generated by slight fault movement before the main shock.

That's actually Triboluminescence, and this whole thing just got a whole lot more confusing.


Triboluminescence is something else again. It's caused by the breaking of chemical bonds in sheared solids and lights up the stressed material itself, not the surrounding air.

/confusion3
 
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