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Lightning strikes map layer


Image showing lightning strike frequency, in strikes per minute, presented as a single tile map overlay.

Images are updated every 15 minutes with a 15 minute delay due to processing times.

The map layer is provided without a map, the boundary box for this image is 48° to 61° north and 12° west to 5° east.

The image layers are currently made available in a Mercator projection, it is the same projection used by Bing maps, OpenStreetMap, Google maps, MapQuest, Yahoo maps, and others.

Last updated: Sep 5, 2016 3:15 PM