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Auroras seen through breaks in the clouds - 8.8.2022 at 01.05 - 8.8.2022 at 01.14 Kuhmo, Niemiskylä Observation number 108167

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When I was looking at pictures of night clouds in the yard, I also saw some green gap in the clouds, I couldn't figure out what was in that first picture at first. I deleted one picture by accident, then hastily made something appear in that second picture. The rest alarm came a little behind the train, only at 1:33 a.m. when the sky was already covered.



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  • Aurora brightness
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    • Band info

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      Bands can form J and U shapes, sometimes even full spirals. The corona can also arise from bands. Bands are a fairly common form of aurora.

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    • Green auroras info

      Green, seen with the naked eye, is one the most common colors of the aurora. The green color is derived from atomic oxygen.

      Green auroras. Lea Rahtu-Korpela.

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Comments: 1 pcs
Raija Ollikainen - 8.8.2022 at 09.37 Report this

On se sitte hirviää, että reposet tullee sotkemaan ihimisen kuvvausyritykset sillo harvon, ko me täälä pohojosessa nähhään yöpiliviä :D

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