When the skies over the Tokai region turned pink on the evening of May 30, Twitter users immediately went outdoors and took pictures of the unusual twilight, duly uploading them online.
Before long, they were being featured on the Twitter compilation site, Togetter.com. Below, we bring you a selection of their tweets and dramatic twitpics.
The Skies Over The Tokai Region Are Pink!
The sky is pink!
The sky is the colour pink ～(bﾟｪﾟo)
In Nagoya atm*
The sky is pink!(*’▽’*)
Mie is pink too!!!
Everyone’s saying the sky’s gone pink.
Seems like the sky over Nagoya is pink. The sky over Kyoto is also kinda pink.
The Nagoya sky is pink. http://t.co/0wAmpGVfCj
The train is delayed (´･_･`)
The sky is completely pink. Ominous. http://t.co/Xk09D0GzDB
The sky in Meieki is pink! http://t.co/r8OUhULWKK
Outside everything is dyed completely pink! Strange skies! http://t.co/KmkAy9Aaih
The sky is pink ♡♡ I really wanna go for a walk now (ﾟ∀ﾟ) http://t.co/xBSuiXTtLd
The sky is pink (<●>ω<●>) http://t.co/fWBQ7OR03Q
The sky has been pink for a while!!! RT if you think it’s beautiful http://t.co/ebfYk0OVEI
A pink sky ♪ http://t.co/XPLOCQDa3E
The sky is pink〜 http://t.co/5p7X5AcW0a
Pink sky ♡ http://t.co/8qh2wTZdAX
The sky was pink.
By the way, this picture has no filter either http://t.co/Alm5s31Tqx
For real! It’s pink http://t.co/udn1BkWkM0
The sky is pink! Spooky! http://t.co/7kZ9aJKMXr
When I went outside after my classes hand finished, the sky was pink, isn’t that bad? http://t.co/LF2T3kF7Jw
The sky’s pink ＊ http://t.co/nsfj6Slgnd
The sky is a pink colour http://t.co/pFaVNDZEgD
I didn’t use a filter at all!
Right now, at this moment the sky is…pink. What’s more, it’s kind of a dark, dirty pink http://t.co/0YIRzKbk1z