According to Gawker.com
reported on Thursday that the "hat-shaped" cloud was spotted hanging over Mount Fuji on Wednesday morning. The cloud appeared over the mountain after a typhoon swept through the region.
The video shows the cloud with a cylindrical body and a wide bottom like a hat
Peter Dobbie said the cloud was likely caused by the typhoon. Gawker
reports that the cloud disappeared after about 30 minutes.
Last December, BBC
reported strange shaped clouds over West Yorkshire.