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Clearly visible night shining clouds - 18.8.2015 at 00.40 - 18.8.2015 at 02.07 Kuopio, Maaninka Observation number 41191

Visibility III / V

Not visible

A failed but nice-looking nocturnal cloud ended the failed northern lights childhood.

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Additional information
  • Havainto
    • Night shining clouds
  • Cloud coverage in the sky
    • Very small area
  • Noctilucent clouds
    • Waves info

      Waves of noctilucent clouds are short, close groups of clouds.

      Wavy NLC by Jari Luomanen.


      NLC waves by Hannu Määttänen.

    • Band info

      Bands of noctilucent clouds are long, stripe like cloudformation.

      A single, very bright NLC band. Photo by Mikko Peussa.


      On the upper left corner, rising bands are clear on the image. Whereas waves of NLC cover the bottom right side of the image. Photo by Juha Tonttila.

  • Brightness of the noctilucent clouds
    • Clearly visible night shining clouds
Technical information

D800 + Nikon 85mm f1.8D

Comments: 1 pcs
Matti Helin - 18.8.2015 at 08.32 Report this

Nättiä. Etelässä näkyi revot, mutta yöpilvistä ei merkkiäkään enää :(

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