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Observation by Jimmy Fraser: NLC at Alness 17-18 July 2019

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Jimmy Fraser

Observer

Jimmy Fraser

Observed

2019 Jul 18 - 00:22

Uploaded

2019 Jul 18 - 21:36

Objects

Noctilucent cloud

Equipment
  • Fuji XT3
  • Samyang 16mm f2.0
Exposure

Exposure 0.5 second f2.0 ISO 400

Location

Alness, Scotland.

Target name

Noctilucent Cloud

Title

NLC at Alness 17-18 July 2019

About this image

First seen from home just after midnight (UT) so decided to go to the local golf course for a better view. It was limited to a height of about 30° at first. The sky was fairly clear but gradually clouded over so travelled home expecting that the show was over. Twenty minutes or so later the sky cleared again and the NLC display rapidly spread and reached the zenith closer to dawn.

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