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Noctilucent Cloud display at Tarbatness

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Observer
Denis Buczynski
Time of observation
24/07/2019 - 00:36
Object
Noctilucent cloud display
Observing location
Tarbatness Highland Scotland
Equipment
Samyang 14mm f/2.8+Canon 1000D
Exposure
1x2.5s ISO 800
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Hello all, I observed the display of NLC last night 20190723_24 here at Tarbatness. First seen at local midnight (2300UT) as a bright thin wisp on the low northern horizon. The display did not develop much until around 00:30 UT when further wisps were seen east of north on the horizon . At that time predicted tropospheric cloud began to gather and form in the south and these heavy clouds developed and stopped further observations of the NLC display. I attach an image taken at 00:36 UT when the display, although still low, was beginning to develop at higher altitudes and the trop clouds are seen approaching.
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