"Is it the formation of a tornado or the entrance of a meteorite?" Mr Magalhaes wrote on Instagram. The phenomenon was recorded on Thursday afternoon. He mentions in the comments section of his Instagram post that when he initially saw the cloud, he was afraid it was going to turn into a tornado. However, the cloud reportedly disappeared after five minutes or so.
According to local meteorologists, the formation was actually a dust cloud, reports DailyMail.
Here are some other pictures of the cloud formation:
Click for more trending news