Gorgeous!!! Aurora Picture, and Phenomenon Solar Sector Boundary Crossings

B#169 Emerald Dynamite.
Gorgeous!!! This striking picture was taken by Ole Salomonsen of Tromso, Norway.

Click the image to enlarge.
There are many more beautiful pictures on his website.
To read the description and get links scroll down below the picture.

 

 

Excerpt from the article “On Oct. 18th, Earth passed through multiple folds in the heliospheric current sheet–a phenomenon known as “solar sector boundary crossings.” This sparked a veritable explosion of bright auroras around the Arctic Circle. Ole Salomonsen of Tromso, Norway, captured the outburst in this photo, which he calls Emerald Dynamite:” …………..
Ole’s website http://www.arcticlightphoto.no/

SpaceWeather http://spaceweather.com/

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