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Smoke Ring
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A smoke ring seen in Kazakhstan
Background
Type Phenomena
Continent All
Country All
One-Time? No
Theories  · Odd weather pattern
 · Byproducts of pollution
 · UFO exhaust

Smoke Rings are a bizarre weather phenomenon seen all over the world.

Description[]

This phenomenon is, as the name suggests, characterized by large rings of black smoke that float high in the air.

Possible Explanations[]

There are several explanations as to what the phenomenon could be. Theories include:

  • An odd weather
  • Byproducts of pollution
  • UFO exhaust
  • Firework smoke

Trivia[]

  • Physics professor Andrey Solodovnik from Northern Kazakhstan State University estimated the Shortandy ring’s size at 100 meters in diameter and its altitude at anywhere from 200 meters to a kilometer.
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European Phenomena
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African Phenomena
Australian Phenomena
Miscellaneous Phenomena
Aging Doll · Angel Hair · Bloop · Bottomless Pits · Cameraheads · Eerie Silence Phenomenon · Glitches in Reality · Panic in the Woods · Ringing Stones · Skyquakes · Smoke Ring · Solar Plexus Clown Gliders · Star Jelly · The Third Man · UVB-76 (The Buzzer)
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4chan Grey Alien · Martian Sasquatch
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Black Knight Satellite · Foo Fighters
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Aging Doll · Angel Hair · Bloop · Bottomless Pits · Cameraheads · Eerie Silence Phenomenon · Glitches in Reality · Panic in the Woods · Ringing Stones · Skyquakes · Smoke Ring · Solar Plexus Clown Gliders · Star Jelly · The Third Man · UVB-76 (The Buzzer)
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Black Eyed Children · Black Stick Men · Demolition Elves · Dopplegangers · Flying Humanoid · Operators · Shadow People · Time Travelers
Miscellaneous Events
Disappearance of Amy Bradley · Roberto Ferreira Nobrega time travel claims
Miscellaneous Locations
Endless Elevators

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Video Gallery[]

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Smoke machine? Portal to hell? Mysterious black ring in sky baffles Kazakh village

A smoke ring seen over Shortandy, Kazakhstan

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Schoolgirl videos strange black ring in the sky

A smoke ring seen over Warwickshire, England

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