An image of lightning striking a statue of Christ the Redeemer went viral on social media and thrilled netizens around the world.
Social media users all over the world were awed and enthralled by the breathtaking photos. On February 10, a flash struck the statue’s head, transforming it into a pious figure.
The image of the lightning was posted on Twitter by user Massimo, who credited Fernando Braga for the stunning photo. Since posting, the photo has gone viral with over 18 million views.
Located in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, the statue is visited by nearly 2 million people each year.
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