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Clearly visible night shining clouds - 25.7.2020 at 00.57 Parainen, Nauvo Observation number 92302

Visibility III / V

Ari Rosti, Ursa (Länsi-Suomi)

The night clouds seen in the image of the weather station camera looking to the northwest and also Arcturus in the image.

Edit: I added the video at 00-04.

The image of the weather camera is black and white at night (the camera is for surveillance use).

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Additional information
  • Havainto
    • Night shining clouds
  • Cloud coverage in the sky
    • Covered 1/8 of the sky
  • Noctilucent clouds
    • 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.

    • 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
    • Clearly visible night shining clouds
Technical information

Camera: Sony SNC-EM602R

Comments: 2 pcs
Tero Sipinen - 25.7.2020 at 11.18 Report this

Mustavalkoisuudesta huolimatta vallan mainio video. Erityisen hieno tuo alussa tapahtuva pilvien "kiihdytys, äkkijarrutus ja kasaantuminen"! Luulenpa, että tuo olisi hitaammasta videosta jäänyt helposti hoksaamatta.

Mikko Peussa - 25.7.2020 at 13.57 Report this

Hieno video yöpilvien erikoisista liikkeistä.

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