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Bright night shining clouds

30.7.2021 at 01.14 - Uusikaupunki (IV)
Tero Lehtonen, Hämeenlinnan Vega

Bright illuminating night clouds in the northwestern sky in Pitkäluoto, Pyhämaa.

Bright night shining clouds

28.7.2021 at 00.50 - 00.56 - Uusikaupunki (IV)
Tero Lehtonen, Hämeenlinnan Vega

Illuminated night clouds clearly visible in Pitkäluoto, Pyhämaa. The approaching weather front is shown in the pictures at the top.

Images: 2 pcs

Eye-catching night shining clouds

21.7.2021 at 01.06 - 01.10 - Uusikaupunki, Pyhämaa (V)
Tero Lehtonen, Hämeenlinnan Vega

A great night cloud play in the northern sky of Pyhämaa's long lake. Low clouds added to the impression of depth.

Images: 5 pcs

Partial solar eclipse

10.6.2021 at 13.15 - 15.20 - Hämeenlinna (IV)
Tero Lehtonen, Hämeenlinnan Vega

An image of a cloudy holiday taken with a mobile phone camera through a filter film during a working day holiday.

One halo form

23.3.2021 at 22.10 - Hämeenlinna (I)
Tero Lehtonen, Hämeenlinnan Vega

When I returned from the Vega ry observatory to a small group to perform, I noticed a 22 degree ring in the upper clouds around the Moon. I took a picture with 2 p. The contrast of the image is slightly emphasized to highlight the phenomenon.

Moon

19.3.2021 at 23.27 - Hämeenlinna (IV)
Tero Lehtonen, Hämeenlinnan Vega

For fun, experimenting with a NOKIA 9 Pureview mobile phone to capture a telescope through the eyepiece of the Moon as it approaches halfway through. That is, it is a traditional digiscoping experiment.

Total lunar eclipse

21.1.2019 at 05.45 - 08.10 - Hämeenlinna (IV)
Tero Lehtonen, Hämeenlinnan Vega

A complete lunar eclipse for observation at Hämeenlinna's Vega Observatory. Numerous visitors on site. The eclipse was nicely visible from the clear sky.

Images: 2 pcs

Bright night shining clouds

28.7.2018 at 01.15 - 02.30 - Hämeenlinna (IV)
Tero Lehtonen, Hämeenlinnan Vega

Bright illuminating night clouds in the northern sky. Came as a bonus on top of the lunar eclipse observations.

Täydellinen kuunpimennys

27.7.2018 at 21.30 - 01.30 - Hämeenlinna (IV)
Tero Lehtonen, Hämeenlinnan Vega

Pimentynyt kuu tuli esille n. klo 0.30 28.7.2018, paksun eteläsuunnassa olleen pilvivyön takaa.

Images: 5 pcs

Osittainen kuunpimennys

7.8.2017 at 21.18 - 22.15 - Hämeenlinna (III)
Tero Lehtonen, Hämeenlinnan Vega

Osittain pimentynyt Kuu nousi hienosti lähes pilvettömälle kaakkoisesta horisontista pilvivallin takaa. Mukavasti näkyi Vegan tähtitornin tasanteelta.  Taivas pysyi selkeänä koko tapahtuman ajan ja sen jälkeenkin.

Images: 3 pcs

Search result contains observations from time period 1.1.2000 klo 00.00 - 28.9.2021 klo 19.46.