They say lightning never strikes the same place twice, but this video posted today by 7 News Sydney proves "them" wrong. There were 63,000 lightning strikes that hit within 150 miles of Sydney, Australia today, including these two that hit the iconic Sydney Tower.

An Aussie hoping to become the next Powder captured this epic pic of one of the lightning strikes.

Finally!! I got one! #sydneystorm #westfield #lightning #thunderstorm #storms

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Sources: 7 News