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Rainbow coincides with lighting in Haikou

(People's Daily Online)

15:53, May 14, 2012

The rainbow appeared over the sky together with lighting in Haikou, capital of south China's Hainan Province on May 13, 2012. (CNS PHOTO/ Pan Hua)

Edited and translated by Ye Xin, People's Daily Online

On the late afternoon of May 13, a rare fine view appeared over the sky in Haikou City, capital of south China's Hainan Province. A giant rainbow appeared over the southeast sky of Haikou City after a sudden rainstorm, while at the same moment, a lightning flashed and the thunder roared over the northwest sky of the city.

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