Rare treat one week before Halloween, Aurora Borealis!
A powerful and unique geomagnetic storm on Monday October 24, 2011 produce a widespread view of the Northern Lights. For the first time since 2004 we actually saw the Aurora deep into the SE.
|Spaceweather.com Northern Lights photo gallery: October 2011
WOWOWOWOW! Incredible! Best northern lights I’ve seen since 2004! Northern Lights in every direction, photographed most of the time facing south! Beautiful coronas, many reds! Nikon D700 24 mm, 2.8, 3s, ISO 2000 Unbelievable! Thank you Spaceweather! I just happened to click on your site and saw the alert…
|“||Every traveler’s life list should include viewing the Northern Lights, or Aurora Borealis, one of nature”s most spectacular phenomena. From late November to March within the Northern Lights zone–latitudes 65 to 72 degrees–solar particles collide with atmospheric gases to create colorful curtains (ne…|