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10 incredible photos of last night’s rainbow over New York City

The rainbow emerged just as New Yorkers clapped for essential workers.

Shaye Weaver
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Shaye Weaver

After the downpour of rain and blustery winds died down on Monday night, a double rainbow arched over New York City's skyline, offering a brief moment of peace.

It was a special moment for those who caught it from their windows—many of whom were taking part in the nightly 7pm applause for essential workers. It was the perfect marriage of gratitude and hope.

Here are some of the most stunning photographs from around the city:

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