Auroral Storm - July 14/15, 2012

Aurora, planetary alignment and noctilucent clouds in one shot!

 

This storm was produced by the July 12, 2012 solar flare from sunspot 1520.

www.spaceweatherlive.com/en/archive/2012/07/12/rsga

 

This evening saw sustained activity at Kp5 for most of the evening, with some Kp6 spikes.

www.spaceweatherlive.com/en/archive/2012/07/15/kp

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Taken on July 15, 2012
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