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Noctilucent Cloud turbulence


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About this observation
Steve Knight
Time of observation
21/06/2019 - 22:11
Noctilucent Cloud
Observing location
Canon 550D Camera
Samyang 135mm f2 lens
1/16th sec ISO1600

I was planning on heading out at 11pm to look for NLC's but luckily Richard Fleet alerted me at 10.30pm that they were visible.  Best NLC's I've ever seen.  This is that patch of turbulence that many of us admired.  I took 416 images of it that I turned into a timelapse.  Viewable here:

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