PIC BY Peter Alessandria / CATERS NEWS

Never has the Big Apple looked so colourful. Professional photographer, Peter Alessandria snapped the bright rainbow after heavy rainfall on Thursday afternoon.

PIC BY Peter Alessandria / CATERS NEWS

It might be the most filmed city in the world but rarely has New York City been pictured looking at utopian as this with a double rainbow up above.

PIC BY Peter Alessandria / CATERS NEWS

Peter said: We had a huge storm move through the area on Thursday night and in its wake we had a protective dome in the form of a double rainbow.

PIC BY Peter Alessandria / CATERS NEWS

'' It warmed a lot of hearts in the NYC area given all that is going on in the world right now. It gave us a feeling of safety and protection. "