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Rare 'city' mirage lasts 4 hours in China

Posted on Friday, 12 May, 2006 | Comment icon 18 comments


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"Here is something you don't see every day. Thousands of tourists and local residents witnessed a mirage of high clarity lasting for four hours off the shore of Penglai City in east China's Shandong Province on Sunday."

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Comment icon #9 Posted by myyaya420 on 12 May, 2006, 21:51
I don't know sounds too strange..
Comment icon #10 Posted by myyaya420 on 12 May, 2006, 21:56
That reminds me of the tsunami mirage in Portugal several years ago, it could be seen in the south during the summer, I was at the beach at that time, I remember seeing everybody fleeing from there, people getting in their cars and trying to escape... How pitiful that only a few were able to realize that it was a mirage caused by the agglomeration of clouds several kms from the beach.. Anyway, I got the beach practically just for myself and a few other people, I'd estimate the numbers to be near 5-6 after the mirage was spotted. Before it would be more than a hundred, I am sure of it. Well if ... [More]
Comment icon #11 Posted by Bystanderr on 13 May, 2006, 3:05
wow..first it rains dirt in bejing and now this?! Amazing..=o
Comment icon #12 Posted by jjtss on 13 May, 2006, 19:38
If you google "mirages", you'll find that they are quite common in Finland and the East Coast of Japan. Just in case you can afford to go there and wait to see one. On other sites, people are speculating about portals to another dimension. There is an old Japanese myth about a floating heavenly bridge with people on it that dates to about 14,000 yrs ago. My question is; Where was a bridge built that long ago?? Mirage or portal???
Comment icon #13 Posted by frogfish on 13 May, 2006, 19:43
That's amazing...
Comment icon #14 Posted by StalingradK on 13 May, 2006, 21:51
If only we had those around here...
Comment icon #15 Posted by roflcopter on 13 May, 2006, 22:37
wow...just...wow
Comment icon #16 Posted by PoNaC on 9 June, 2006, 13:14
Look have found this web page.... It's last line is thus: "It is through this geodesic crystalline matrix than in a not too distant future the cities of light, that are suspended waiting for the dimensional change of our beloved Gaia, will be anchored." http://www.luisprada.com/Protected/the_planetary_grids.htm
Comment icon #17 Posted by :PsYKoTiC:BeHAvIoR: on 19 August, 2006, 18:00
Wow! Makes a rainbow look unimpressive now!
Comment icon #18 Posted by woody82 on 21 August, 2006, 18:24
That is one classy looking event, it would be great to see it in person but still look great.


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