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Quiet aurora arc

21.1.2023 at 18.21 - 19.30 - Kokkola (II)
Sami Mutka

Finally, we were promised a cloudless winter vacation and got to work on bonga. After arriving at the bongause place, a test picture of the sky and a nice-looking arc was there in the sky. I set the camera on the shore to take pictures and went a little way to the fire place, to build a fire from the nice embers someone left. After some time, I went to check the camera and already saw on the camera screen that there were special stripes above the northern lights arc. I interpreted them on the spot as air glow. I went to change places on the beach, the purpose was to try to get some kind of pic...

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Quiet aurora arc

21.1.2023 at 18.47 - Kokkola (II)
Tommy Lågland, Ursa (Länsi-Suomi)

The weather has been depressing for a long time. On Saturday, there was an opportunity for a small shooting window before the fog and clouds covered the sky again. This view assembled from 20s exposures taken as vertical images at 18:46. The view made me think about those rays coming off the arch. Are they suitable for dunes? In the panoramic scan, which was taken half an hour earlier, they are still not so clear. Sometimes in the past, witches have come across and appear as such in the long-exposed frames. He easily turns these into clouds, but in this picture they can clearly be connected to...

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Search result contains observations from time period 21.1.2023 klo 06.00 - 21.1.2023 klo 23.59.