What’s That Strange Light in the Sky?

One of our readers sent us a video she took late Wednesday night from her high floor apartment on 69th and Riverside Boulevard. She was facing the camera east towards Central Park, and noticed a strange light changing colors in the sky.

At various points in the video, the light appears to be purple, red, green and blue. It also seems to take different hues of each color.


Several other recent videos have displayed similar occurrences in NYC’s sky.

Here are two videos which were both posted on April 29th:

And one from January 31st:

Anyone have a guess as to what is causing this? If so, leave a comment below!

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