Fireship of Baie des Chaleurs
Location: Chaleur Bay, Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada
The Baie Chaleur Fireship is a form of ghost light, an unusual visual phenomenon, occasionally seen on the Chaleur Bay. It takes the form of an arc of light, usually seen before a storm. Its cause is unknown, but speculation includes rotting vegetation, undersea releases of natural gas, and St. Elmos Fire. The phenomenon has been the source of many a tall tale.
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