Facts About Lightning

///Facts About Lightning

Facts About Lightning

Here are some facts about lightning:

  • A bolt of lightning is 54,000F. That’s 5x hotter than the surface of the sun.
  • An average lightning bolt could power a 100W light bulb for 3 months.
  • Lightning flashes about 3 millions times a day worldwide. That’s about 40 flashes per second.
  • Lightning’s path is about as wide as a human thumb.
  • Lake Maracaibo in Venezuela sees the most lightning on earth each year.
  • Astraphobia (fear of lightning) is the 3rd most common phobia.
  • Lightening is the most common misspelling on social media when it comes to weather. It’s spell lightning. (Just saying)

By |2018-11-22T15:05:00-06:00November 22nd, 2018|Storm Preparedness, Titan U|0 Comments

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