Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Video: Shimmering Aurora in New Zealand

Shimmering Aurora Australis Timelapse

by Nancy Atkinson on July 18, 2012
Our friends in the Southern Hemisphere have been enjoying some lovely auroral displays following the Sun’s recent activity. Here’s a new timelapse video of the night sky view on July 17, 2012, compiled by Maki Yanagimachi at Mt. John University Observatory in New Zealand. Enjoy the multi-colored aurora shimmering across the sky.

MORE: http://www.universetoday.com/96334/shimmering-aurora-australis-timelapse/

Sources: Maki Yanagimachi at Mt. John University Observatory in New Zealand, UniverseToday,com

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