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Phosphorescence

For new moon we went night swimming in the Arabian sea. There was an amazing blue phosphorescence in the water. Every move we made traced in a majestic display of nature’s own magic.

phosphorescence
/ˌfɒsfəˈrɛs(ə)ns/

  1. light emitted by a substance without combustion or perceptible heat. “the stones overhead gleamed with phosphorescence”

    • PHYSICS
      the emission of radiation in a similar manner to fluorescence but on a longer timescale, so that emission continues after excitation ceases

If lockdown amplifies any one thing, it’s that we’re part of a wonder-full natural world. Blessed to share in the magic of this moment with beautiful friends. Gratitude and blessings.