The video has been viewed over four million times and left many in awe.
A video shot at the Yosemite National Park, California featuring a "firefall" has triggered mixed reactions online after it went viral on social media. Tweeted by user @CaliaDomenico, the video showcases the annual phenomenon, which occurs due to the reflection of the sun.
“Firefall” at Horsetail Fall in Yosemite National Park, California, looks like a scene straight out of a fantasy movie. But, it is an ordinary waterfall, which is illuminated by the sunset, that gives it a fiery glow," tweeted the user while sharing the video.
Watch the video here:
“Firefall” at Horsetail Fall in Yosemite National Park, California, looks like a scene from a fantasy movie. But, it is an ordinary waterfall, which is illuminated by the sunset, that gives it a fiery glow. pic.twitter.com/kP2aFmM6Cg
— Domenico Calia (@CaliaDomenico) January 19, 2020
Viewed over 4.5 million times, the viral clip has prompted many reactions online with many calling it a "magical place". However, some also tweeted that they confused the waterfall for a "firefall" and were disappointed after reading the explanation.
Fantastic! Mother Nature is the greatest artist ever
— Sargeby (@Sargeby1) January 20, 2020
Yosemite seems like the most magical place.
— GreatAuntXenomorph (@AuntXenomorph) January 19, 2020
This is what I got from last year. 🔥 pic.twitter.com/KwrVBVJquY
— Kris Warner (@kris__warner) January 20, 2020
At first I thought that looked bad ass until I read the caption and now I think that water fall is a poser.
— Pelcogo the ghoul (@InsanityPilgrim) January 20, 2020
Majestic reminder that human beings are not in charge of the planet.
— Judy Davies (@jdpowerX3) January 20, 2020