Rare quadruple rainbow brightens the sky across New York and New Jersey

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Quadruple Rainbow in NY

If you get just as excited about ROY G. BIV as double rainbow guy, you're about to go wild for this story.

CBS New York reports that people across the Tri-State area were awed by a quadruple rainbow following some nasty rainy weather.

Quadruple rainbow all the way across the sky
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Rare quadruple rainbow brightens the sky across New York and New Jersey
Good morning from @Nassau_Coliseum. #Isles http://t.co/htEC4rNdsP
Double #rainbow over the Port Washington #lirr station this morning. http://t.co/cA5dY7bAaO
@NYPDHighway #photooftheday #PictureOfTheDay #fun #beautiful day ahead http://t.co/lNDHjXdttA
A beautiful rainbow over Hillside Support Facility this morning! Photo: Jackie Bove. http://t.co/N9ZKMvpolE
@WestonSchool1 Look at the beautiful rainbow Mrs. Griffiths found this morning over our school! 🌈 http://t.co/Xq6WIIpmeV
A rainbow and a Flying V--two things that will always slightly blow my mind. http://t.co/JcsblCzc4V
@SamChampion @AMHQ - good morning! Just saw this #rainbow while walking to the train station. #Hicksville #LongIsland http://t.co/UDo90EDfQh

Jim Cantore of the Weather Channel noted on Twitter that the phenomenon is actually two sets of double rainbows. On AMHQ, Sam Champion, Jim Cantore and Jennifer Delgado spoke with the woman who took the viral photo. Amanda Curtis explains that she was waiting for the train at the Glen Cove, NY station when she saw "two double rainbows, and was just absolutely blown away by it, and decided to take the opportunity to snap the picture to use for later inspiration."

Champion chimed in, joking that if he saw something this amazing, he'd be too stunned to reach for his phone. Cantore admits that he was pretty skeptical at first, assuming it might have been Photoshopped or a reflection from the train window.

Curtis says it's 100 percent real, and it wasn't taken through the glass of a window. "I was outside and my train was coming, so I think I'm good under pressure and decided to snap it and run after the train."

Curtis wasn't the only person to get a glimpse of the beautiful sight. Twitter lit up with images from New York and New Jersey.

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