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Sunday, 25 November 2012

Gempar Awan Berwarna Warni

suasana, atmosfer, awan, warna, warna-warni, efek
 Gambar Hiasan

MELAKA: Penduduk Kampung Balai Panjang, Melaka Tengah, di sini, gempar seketika selepas melihat satu tompokan awan berwarna-warni di langit, pagi semalam.

Kejadian disedari kira-kira jam 11.30 pagi apabila seorang penduduk yang menyaksikan fenomena itu memaklumkan kepada penduduk lain.

Menurut seorang penduduk, Mahat Baba, 55, dia menyedari kejadian itu apabila dimaklumkan jiran selepas pulang dari pasar.


“Sebaik sampai ke rumah, saya nampak ramai orang berkumpul sambil memandang ke arah langit dan terkejut selepas diberitahu mengenai perkara itu.

“Kepulan awan itu mempunyai sekurang-kurangnya lima warna dan dapat dilihat dengan jelas, malah ada penduduk merakam gambar itu menggunakan telefon bimbit,” katanya ketika ditemui di sini, semalam.


Menurutnya, kepulan awan berwarna-warni berkenaan bagaimanapun mulai hilang selepas kira-kira setengah jam kemudian.




Katanya, kejadian itu pertama dialami penduduk kampung dan menganggapnya sebagai kebesaran Allah.


Residents in Malacca intrigued by 'jellyfish' clouds




MALACCA: Locals and tourists looking for a place to eat about noon were surprised to see a patch of white clouds with stripes of lightning blue, pink, green, red and yellow against a blue sky.

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The unusual ‘jellyfish’ clouds which attracted the attention of residents and tourists in Malacca yesterday. Pic by Rasul Azli Samad
The clouds, could be seen from almost all parts of Malacca, before they disappeared after about an hour.
According to a spokesperson from the Meteorological Department, the phenomenon occurs when the sun is at a low angle and there is moisture, dust and pollutants in the atmosphere.
The usual colours which would appear in this situation are shades of blue, grey, orange, maroon, yellow and red.
The unique clouds which were in the shape of a jellyfish with its tentacles in different colours, was also captured by New Straits Times photographer Rasul Azli Samad from Kampung Balai Panjang here.
Members of the public were also seen taking pictures of the phenomenon with their cameras, handphones and camcorders.
One of the residents of Kampung Balai Panjang, Mahat Baba, 55, said he noticed the unique clouds upon returning from the market and was informed by a neighbour.