Contact information

Skywarden,
Ursa Astronomical Association
Kopernikuksentie 1
00130 Helsinki
taivaanvahti(at)ursa.fi

Ursa Astronomical Association

3 observations and 1 comments in queue.

Only observations that have a description and at least one image attached.

A fireball at night, brigter than the venus

8.11.2021 at 21.15 - Utsjoki (III)
Antero Isola

I was in the yard photographing a northern lights when I first saw a smaller star flight and a little later another became brighter. The camera was taking a picture, and the star flight was recorded in the picture.

Comments: 7 pcs

Half-sky auroras

6.11.2021 at 21.00 - 23.30 - Utsjoki (IV)
Antero Isola

Northern lights appeared after the cloud curtain had dissipated. At times, a gap of clouds appeared very bright and multicolored, illuminating the landscape. As midnight approached, the sky was covered with a cloud.

Images: 4 pcs

Half-sky auroras

3.2.2021 at 18.50 - 21.30 - Utsjoki (IV)
Antero Isola

In the evening in seven countries the sky became clearer and an arc of northern lights was visible in the sky. Reposet gradually intensified and became fast-moving. In half a dozen countries the sky quickly went to the cloud. Freeze -25. Not quite the most handsome show of the winter, but yes it was nice to watch and shoot them again.

Images: 5 pcs

Active aurora band

18.1.2021 at 21.30 - 00.00 - Utsjoki (III)
Antero Isola

Last night is pretty handsome northern lights. The evening began after one and continued for more than midnight. At times, the clouds impaired visibility, but the sky remained partially clear where the northern lights were best visible. A couple of star flights were also visible, one of which happened to be in the picture.

Images: 7 pcs

All-sky aurora

11.1.2021 at 17.30 - 20.30 - Utsjoki (V)
Antero Isola

For a long time, the forecasts seemed an opportunity to see the northern lights. In the countries of the crescent, a clearly noticeable movement of northern lights began to appear in the evening. Northern lights were visible throughout the sky. They intensified over the course of the evening until half past nine countries the sky quickly went to full drop. It was about 15 degrees below zero and cold.

Images: 6 pcs • Comments: 2 pcs

A fireball in a twilight sky

13.12.2020 at 22.48 - Utsjoki (IV)
Antero Isola

I tried to geminide the image, but the cloudiness hampered visibility. Northern lights stained the cloudy gauze in the sky greenish. I got to see a few flashes and someone hit the picture as well.

Images: 2 pcs

Half-sky auroras

27.9.2020 at 09.00 - 00.00 - Utsjoki (IV)
Antero Isola

The northern lights came on as soon as the evening darkened. At first they moved very calmly, but around 22.20 burned violently and moved quickly. A few minutes after this, the sky quickly went to the cloud. The temperature was a little on the frosty side almost all day and the frost did not melt after the frost the night before.

Images: 5 pcs

All-sky aurora

20.3.2020 at 20.45 - 23.30 - Utsjoki (V)
Antero Isola

For a long time, there were northern lights covering the whole sky, which appeared as soon as the evening was cloudy. At midnight they were still visible. About 25 degrees below zero and the cold finish made filming challenging. I compiled from the images a time child video.

Images: 2 pcs • Comments: 1 pcs

Penumbral lunar eclipse

10.1.2020 at 20.50 - 21.15 - Utsjoki (II)
Antero Isola

Sky clear and good visibility. The moon was a little darker at the bottom as can be clearly seen in the picture. Photo taken at 9:10 p.m.

Half-sky auroras

4.1.2020 at 18.00 - 23.30 - Utsjoki (IV)
Antero Isola

As the evening unfolded, the sky cleared and I watched in the yard how repos began to develop. There was a green turmoil in the sky for several hours, but nothing on top of the screen. Pretty quiet this winter has been otherwise. Ten degrees below zero and a little windy. The crescent moon would comfortably illuminate the landscape.

Images: 6 pcs • Comments: 1 pcs

A fireball at night, brigter than the venus

21.12.2019 at 22.25 - Utsjoki (III)
Antero Isola

I was photographing a northern lights near Karigasniemi on the banks of the Teno River when a fireball appeared in the sky. The light was visible for an estimated couple of seconds.

Comments: 3 pcs

Active aurora band

21.12.2019 at 20.20 - 23.30 - Utsjoki (III)
Antero Isola

After the darkest and most foggy day in the evening, the sky became clear and northern lights appeared in the sky. Some flight was recorded. Appeared for a couple of seconds. There was also a deer eating hay bales on the beach. Appears in one image. I photographed again in my yard so the landscapes in my pictures do not change, but the light phenomena do. Thanks for the comments on the previous pictures and Merry Christmas.

Images: 6 pcs • Comments: 1 pcs

Aurora rays

8.12.2019 at 21.45 - 23.30 - Utsjoki (II)
Antero Isola

Over the past week the snow has become more about 30 cm. Finally the weather became clearer and a little northern lights were visible. The full moon illuminates the landscape and there is more light at night than on a cloudy day like this. Clear skies and frost just over twenty degrees.

Images: 4 pcs • Comments: 3 pcs

Half-sky auroras

21.11.2019 at 17.00 - 22.30 - Utsjoki (IV)
Antero Isola

For a long time, the reposet appeared as the evening darkened. The reposet were wide-ranging, sometimes intensifying, green, and at times a shade of red was also noticeable. The air was almost calm and the sky almost clear, frost -7

Images: 4 pcs

All-sky aurora

26.10.2019 at 18.30 - 23.45 - Utsjoki (V)
Antero Isola

The northern lights came on as soon as the evening darkened and continued well into the night. I finished filming at midnight on land where the repos were still visible from the full sky. Very colorful and fast moving fires. Pictures from my yard. Sometimes I went to the sauna and changed the battery.

Images: 8 pcs • Comments: 4 pcs

Half-sky auroras

4.10.2019 at 20.40 - 22.30 - Utsjoki (IV)
Antero Isola

I happened to look at the northern lights forecast and likewise I went out to see what the situation in the yard looks like. The sky was almost completely clear and a few degrees of frost. The repos were brightly lit in the sky. Suddenly a camera shot completed and a yard on Teno beach. The movement of the repos was at times very fast and the lighting changed so that no adjustments were made to the camera adjustments. Annoyingly, Komen's show was overexposed. It had a flame and a twist of multicolor. After a couple of hours, the sky partially receded into a cloud and the northern lights gr...

Images: 6 pcs

Half-sky auroras

7.3.2019 at 20.00 - 00.00 - Utsjoki
Antero Isola

The predictions were true again and the show lasted for several hours in the sky. In the early evening, the sky was covered with dim reptiles throughout until half a dozen countries brightened and became fast-moving. In the early evening, red hues stood out, but when brightened they were mainly greenish. Freeze -27. One picture also shows a star flight. The reeds were still visible on Friday morning, at two o'clock in the countries.

Images: 5 pcs • Comments: 1 pcs

Half-sky auroras

7.2.2019 at 21.00 - 00.00 - Utsjoki (IV)
Antero Isola

The northern lights fire, which lasted until last Friday, continued to be intense. The first repos I saw last night when I went outside at. 22 countries. At night at. at two o'clock the reposet was clear in the sky and still this morning after six when I went to take the last pictures. Photo 3387 was taken this morning

Images: 5 pcs • Comments: 2 pcs

Half-sky auroras

4.2.2019 at 19.00 - 22.00 - Utsjoki (IV)
Antero Isola

The brisk and colorful repos rumbled for a couple of hours. In ten countries the sky went to the cloud and the performance was over. Freeze -34

Images: 3 pcs • Comments: 1 pcs

Half-sky auroras

1.2.2019 at 17.00 - 00.00 - Utsjoki
Antero Isola

The northern lights became visible at dusk and continued for half the night on the lands when I went to see The Last. Powerful and colorful repos. Great on the screen in -34 degrees below zero

Images: 6 pcs

Search result contains observations from time period 1.1.2000 klo 00.00 - 1.12.2021 klo 20.55.