An superb cloud phenomenon known as a ‘fire rainbow’ formed in the skies of Singapore on February 20, 2017 for simply 15 minutes.

The unimaginable ball of multi-colored light formed ‘out of nowhere’ behind a cloud on Monday afternoon in North-East District, Singapore. It was so vivid that onlookers even mistook it at first for a UFO because it loomed ominously throughout the skyline.

Fire rainbows – also called circum horizontal arcs – are a uncommon incidence attributable to light bursting by cirrus clouds at excessive altitude.