Aurora Over One-Room Schoolhouse
Taken by Alan Dyer on May 22, 2018 @ Majorville, Alberta
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  Camera Used: SONY ILCE-7M3
Exposure Time: 20/1
Aperture: f/1.0
ISO: 800
Date Taken: 2018:05:23 12:39:41
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We had a surprise aurora May 22, when some curtains kicked up in activity for a while over Alberta and the Canadian Prairies.

The aurora was likely from a gust of solar wind from a current coronal hole on the Sun? The Kp was reading 2 but we still got a decent display, even in the moonlight.

Here are shots from southern Alberta I shot at the historic pioneer Liberty Schoolhouse, a 1909 vintage one-from school, typical of many built in the prairies more than a century ago. Moonlight provides the illumination.
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