Eelix Fui captured this spectacular lightning in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, North Borneo, Malaysia, on the night of May 30, 2019. Eelix said:
There was non-stop lightning that night. The lightning phenomenon happened every night during the last 2 weeks. It’s so beautiful, but so scary too.
Thanks for sharing your image with us, Eelix!
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