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Aurora at Tarbatness


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About this observation
Denis Buczynski
Time of observation
08/11/2017 - 00:00
Aurora Borealis
Observing location
Tarbatness Highjland Scotland
Samyang 14mm f/2.8
Pentax 28mm f/3.5 Super Takumar
Canon 1000D
25s @f/4
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Attached is low res mosaic showing different forms of the bright aurora seen here at Tarbatness last night. It was first seen around 18:30 UT and was still active at 02:00 UT .There were many active periods within that time frame and the most impressive, an almost explosive event occured around 22:30 UT. Over 1300 frames were captured during the display with two cameras. At times the event was thrilling and somewhat awe inspiring.What a natural phenomena the aurora is.
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