The world's tallest building, the Burj Khalifa was recently struck by a bolt of lightning. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the Crown Prince of Dubai, captured this beautiful moment and shared it on his Instagram handle with the caption, 'Lightning Hotspot.'
Similar dramatic lightning storms have been captured striking iconic landmarks around the world on several occasions.
The Statue of Liberty, New York
Taj Mahal, Agra
CN Tower, Toronto
Empire State Building, New York
Red square, Moscow
Pyramids in Giza, Egypt
Opera House, Sydney
Tower bridge, London
Marina Bay sands, Singapore
Eiffel Tower, Paris