Storm / lighting

started by Danthestormwatcher, April 7, 2017
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  • What the width of a single lightning bolt and the length of the bolts ⚡️

  • Member

    <p style=”text-align: left;”>It’s the width of a pencil</p>

  • Expert Member

    Sure can be!  It’s also been said to be the width of a human thumb: https://www.ucar.edu/communications/factsheets/Lightning.html

     

    It’s also about 50,000F!  That’s 5 times hotter then the surface of the sun!

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