Super-rare green sunset over the Cook Islands caught on camera
These stunning photos show the moment a quick-thinking photographer captured a super-rare green sunset on camera.
Jack Lee, from Auckland, New Zealand, was holidaying in the Cook Islands in August last year when he snapped the fleeting sunset.
Green flash sunsets, as they are known, are nearly impossible to see with the naked eye and appear when the rim of the sun meets the ocean’s surface before sinking from view.
Jack, 52, started snapping away when he noticed the optimal conditions as the sun descended from a bank of dark clouds before dipping into the ocean.
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