Residents of the Taiwan capital of Taipei were treated to a record-breaking sight yesterday as the longest-lasting rainbow in history hovered over the city.
The remarkable meteorological phenomenon, seen in the sky for an astounding nine hours, amazed weather experts who watched it with wonder.
According to one climate scientist in Taipei, the rainbow's enduring nature was due to conditions created by a monsoon unfolding in a nearby part of the country.
The effects of the storm who were so profound, in fact, that it spawned a particularly vibrant sky over the city with three other rainbows being seen alongside the nine-hour centerpiece.
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