Despite being one of the most natural and common things in the world, and something every one of us has experienced (although, I certainly don’t remember my own), childbirth is something that will still leave any person breathless.

Especially this little fella.

Just when you thought the birthing process couldn’t become any more mind-blowing, this is the moment a newborn boy was born still inside his amniotic sac. The footage shows the infant peacefully unaware that he has just entered the world, as all of his features and movements can still be clearly seen.

This type of birth only occurs in fewer than 1 in 80,000 cases, as the amniotic sac – which is a resilient membrane that encases the baby in fluid for protection – is usually broken and referred to as a woman’s “waters breaking”.

Moments after being born, the doctor delicately snips away at the amniotic sac, and the child slips out and takes his very first breath;