According to a report, scientists have named this incident as ‘The Maracaibo Beacon’. Many people in the world also know this place as ‘Natural Power House’.
Science claims that every mystery of nature can be solved, but even today, from time to time, nature shows its form which poses fresh questions to the scientists. From the earth to the sky, there are many such secrets even today, which remains a challenge for scientists.
One such example of the mysteries of nature is a country, where all the time, the sky light keeps flashing. The secret behind this remains an unresolved puzzle for scientists till date. This place is near the Catatumbo River in Venezuela. There is always lightning on a lake near this river.
Electricity falls thousands of times in an hour
Incidents occurring in Venezuela, a country located in South America, also fail the laws of science. Here the natural phenomenon of lightning over the Catatumbo River is called ‘Catatumbo Lightning’. Here, electricity falls thousands of times in an hour. According to a report, in the rainy season, there is an average lightning of 28 times in a minute.
According to a report, scientists have named this incident as ‘The Maracaibo Beacon’. Till date, no one could know the secret of this place. Many people in the world also know this place as ‘Natural Power House’. Apart from this, this place is also known by names like Tatumbo Lightning, Everlasting Storm, Dramatic Roll of Thunder.
Claims many but no proof
According to the news, 260 storms come here every year. In these 260 days, lightning flashes here all night every day. Many times videos and photos of this place have gone viral on social media. These are a challenge for hurricanes and electricity science.
Many claims were made about lightning. In 1960, scientists admitted that due to the high amount of uranium in the area, more lightning flashes here. At the same time some scientists believed that this happens due to the abundant methane in the area. However, sufficient evidence could not be found to prove any theory.
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