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WATCH: Lightning strikes Empire State building

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Courtesy: Henrik Moltke Courtesy: Henrik Moltke

NEW YORK, NY - A photographer captured video of lightning striking the Empire State Building during a summer storm in New York City on Monday.

Henrik Moltke uploaded the video on YouTube and posted pictures on Twitter with the caption "Boom."

The Empire State Building is no stranger to lightning. According to its website, the 102-story building is struck by lightning an average of 23 times a year.

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