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Lenticular Cloud Over Mount Rainier | by CORDAN
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Lenticular Cloud Over Mount Rainier

Lenticular clouds, technically known as altocumulus standing lenticularis, are stationary lens-shaped clouds that form at high altitudes, normally aligned at right-angles to the wind direction.

They are relatively common over Mount Rainier @ 14,410 feet (4,392 m).


Taken from inside a Kenmore-Air Flight @ Seattle Boeing Field.

Converted to B&W and grain added for effect.


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Taken on February 26, 2008