Bright Fireball & Aurora
Taken by Rayann Elzein on November 18, 2017 @ Inari, Finnish Lapland
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  Camera Used: Canon Canon EOS-1D X Mark II
Exposure Time: 32/10
Aperture: f/1.8
ISO: 6400
Date Taken: 2017:11:19 10:07:19
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Last night a bright fireball lit up the sky of Inari in Lapland, just 2 days after a first one appeared at the same place. There was no shock wave this time, but it really lit up the horizon. I only caught it from the corner of my eye, but luckily I was shooting an Aurora timelapse, and it got just in the bottom left corner of the frame.

As I believe it is not possible to include a gif file in this gallery, I uploaded it on my website:

At the same time, the solar wind seemed to have arrived early, and some bright and fast Aurora were dancing high in the sky.

A very successful night in the Arctic!
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Spectacular gif sequence- you were fortunate indeed!
Posted by lw 2017-11-19 12:22:39
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