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Clearly visible night shining clouds - 8.8.2020 at 01.40 - 8.8.2020 at 02.00 Leppävirta Observation number 92663

Visibility III / V

Pasi Tuomainen, Ursa (Itä-Suomi)

The air direction of the shore of my cottage in Suvasvesi is to the southwest, so there are fewer night clouds visible there. I used them while taking a sauna and they were there a little before two in the morning! I hurried by boat to a nearby headland, from where you can see very north. I took a few pictures and a timelapse until the memory card filled up and was forced to hand over ...



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  • Havainto
    • Night shining clouds
  • Cloud coverage in the sky
    • Covered 1/4 of the sky
  • 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.

    • 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
Comments: 1 pcs
Timo Alanko - 9.8.2020 at 16.45 Report this

Hienot kuvat upeissa maisemissa! 

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