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Quiet aurora band - 8.4.2016 at 00.17 Muurame Observation number 51237

Visibility II / V

Atte Oksanen, Jyväskylän Sirius

For a long time I hoped to see the northern lights again that I could photograph. My mom said there are great northern lights outside. I took the camera and went out to photograph and admire the northern lights.

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Nikon D40 Nikkor 18-55mm

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