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Eye-catching night shining clouds - 5.7.2021 at 00.10 Helsinki Observation number 99319

Visibility V / V

Tuomas Salo, Ursa (Helsinki)

I photographed night clouds forming eye-catching streaks in the sky.

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  • Havainto
    • Night shining clouds
  • Cloud coverage in the sky
    • Covered the whole 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
    • Eye-catching night shining clouds
Technical information

Camera Nikon D5100. Lens sigma 10-20mm.

Comments: 1 pcs
Veikko Mäkelä - 5.7.2021 at 00.33 Report this

Laaja ja kirkas näytelmä, syvälle etelätaivaalle.  Tuo kuvaamasi vyö+pyörre-kompleksi on hallitseva muoto.   Idässä myös laineita.  Mutta koko taivaan kattava näytelmä on.

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