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A serene sunset red bow emerges out of a rapidly intensifying storm that later produced some major lightning.

Red Bows (sunset and sunrise rainbows) are a result of the sunset sun rays (or sunrise) traveling long paths through the lower atmosphere where they are scattered by air molecules and dust. Short wavelength blues and greens are scattered most strongly leaving the remaining transmitted light proportionately richer in reds and yellows (source: http://www.atoptics.co.uk/rainbows/redbow.htm).

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