Lake Maracaibo (Spanish: Lago de Maracaibo) is a large brackish bay in
Venezuela. It is connected to the Gulf of Venezuela by Tablazo Strait which is 5.5
Mar 11, 2015 ... Venezuela's Lake Maracaibo sees more lightning than anywhere else on earth.
Our writer gets a ringside seat to watch the action.
Aug 3, 2015 ... Lake Maracaibo, a 5,097 square mile body of water, is a graveyard for everything
from abandoned pipeline to tires. Photographer: Pietro Pitts/ ...
May 2, 2016 ... Lake Maracaibo in Venezuela earned the top spot receiving an average rate of
about 233 flashes per square kilometer per year, according to ...
May 20, 2016 ... “Lake Maracaibo has a unique geography and climatology that is ideal for the
development of thunderstorms," Dennis Buechler, a researcher ...
Aug 14, 2015 ... Venezuela's eternal lightning storm has captivated tourists and locals for
generations. Where the Catatumbo River meets Lake Maracaibo, 260 ...
A few areas of Earth have fantastic amounts of lightning. The top lightning hotspot
is over Lake Maracaibo in northwestern Venezuela.
May 1, 2016 ... Lightning flashes above Lake Maracaibo in Venezuela more than anywhere else
on earth and does so for a stunning 297 days of the year.
May 17, 2016 ... Locals in the area known as Lake Maracaibo, by the Catatumbo River can expect
electrical storms during more than 80 percent of the year.
Then from the comfort of your hammock just lying there and enjoying the lightning
“show” phenomenon over Maracaibo Lake, a show that goes on every night ...