Mackerel Sky

Mackerel Sky

A mackerel sky is a common term for a sky with rows of cirrocumulus or altocumulus clouds displaying an undulating, rippling pattern similar in appearance to fish scales; this is caused by high altitude atmospheric waves. Here seen filling the sky over Bridlington Bay

David Hollingworth

Image size: 6192 x 4128, 14.32Mb | Camera details: NIKON Z 7 | Date uploaded: 03/10/2020

David Hollingworth | Mackerel Sky
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