Newest observations

Contact information

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

Ursa Astronomical Association

Dim night shining clouds - 16.8.2015 at 01.43 Mikkeli Observation number 41105

Visibility II / V

Sami Jumppanen, Mikkelin Ursa

The northern skyline shone strangely - the sunrise and clouds above the horizon? No, there are stars in the sky - the horizon really shines, that is, the night clouds. Described from the inside, moving to a better place is not now possible.

Also included is a possible hint of northern lights gauze, but so weak that I don’t put it as an observation.



More similar observations
Additional information
  • Havainto
    • Night shining clouds
  • Cloud coverage in the sky
    • Very small area
  • Noctilucent clouds
    • Veil info

      The night cloud vail is a vague thin night shining cloud with no clear structure.

      Noctilucent cloud veil with one strong belt formation. Image by Veikko Mäkelä.

  • Brightness of the noctilucent clouds
    • Dim night shining clouds
Technical information

Canon EOS D60, EF-S 18-55 IS

Comments: 2 pcs
Veikko Mäkelä - 23.8.2015 at 23.34 Report this

Kyllähän tuosta kuvasta pienellä säädllä paljastuu revosia yöpilvien yläpuolelta.

Sami Jumppanen - 24.8.2015 at 10.08 Report this

Eipä ole havaintoja minkäänlaiselta aikaväliltä. Tiedän varmasti vain, että tuolla minuutilla näkyi. Muuten taisin olla nukkumassa.

Send a comment

Comments are checked and moderated before publication If you want to contact the observer directly about possibilities to use these images, use the Media -form.

*

*

*
characters left

By sending in this comment I confirm, that I've read and understood the the observation system's privacy policy.