Sept. 18 Flare-up
A liitle Aurora action around 3 AM this morning . I'd been occupied with deep sky observing till then, getting annoyed with faint green light flooding out the faint galactic whisperings I was seeking out telescopically. ( even barely detectable Auroral light can make telescopic study of galaxies and nebulae difficult to impossible) Exhausted and exhiliarated in roughly equal measure I packed up my gear and just as I headed home the Aurora became active. Naturally , I missed the peak while grabbing a camera and driving down to the river.