Marvelous Aurora Borealis or Northern Lights Pictures
northern lights pictures – Seeing the Northern Lights, or the Aurora Borealis, is a jaw-dropping and mystical moment. Theoretically, you can see the northern lights all over Norway. However, the best places are above the Arctic Circle in Northern Norway.
One of the most beautiful nature event is Aurora. It’s an unpredictable lady, and you never know when she will decide to turn up. Aurora is common for people who live behind Polar Circle in places, where night lasts for a half of a year. But it’s not always dark there, when the sky is clear you can see bright arc of green or red light moving all over the sky. Photos just can’t explain anything about it, Northern Lights are absolutely amazing.
What are the Northern Lights or Aurora Borealis?
The Northern Lights, one of several astronomical phenomena called polar lights (aurora polaris), are shafts or curtains of colored light visible on occasion in the night sky.
Where can you see the Northern Lights?
The Northern Lights, or Aurora Borealis, are seen when the solar wind stream hits Earth’s magnetic field, sparking bright auroras around the Arctic Circle in northern Norway.
Northern Lights Pictures
In this post we showcased Marvelous Northern Lights Pictures taken by Alexander Semenov from the White Sea, Russia. Alexander works at White Sea Biological Station and he’s the head of Scientific Divers team.
In real life Auroras are thousand times more beautiful than these Northern Lights pictures. We hope these photographs will inspire and make you tour Northern Lights (Aurora Borealis) for amazing life experience.
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