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MIAMI (CBSMiami) — New time lapse video posted on social media shows storms through parts of the world.

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The 30 second video posted by British Astronaut Tim Peake, shows the amount of lightning strikes hitting the planet within 10-12 minutes.

Peake, whose on the International Space Station(ISS), posted the video February 9th as they were traveling about 5,500 km flying from North Africa over Turkey towards Russia.

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He has been living and working on the ISS for the past six months.

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