VIDEO: Watch the sun rise atop Mount Fuji

Still frame from NBC News video

Sunrise atop the most well-known mountain in Japan enchanted photographers Thursday.

Shutter bugs aimed their cameras at the peak when Mount Fuji turned into a silhouette.

At 7:20 a.m. local time a dazzling light emerged over the top of Mount Fuji. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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