Monday, June 13, 2016

Night-shining Clouds Brighten over Europe

Source - Space Weather News for June 13, 2016:

NIGHT-SHINING CLOUDS OVER EUROPE: Observers in Europe are reporting an outburst of bright noctilucent (night-shining) clouds. Seeded by meteoroids, these electric-blue clouds float at the edge of space and can be seen alongside the stars after sunset. Soon, they will likely spread to North America. Visit for pictures and observing tips.

Noctilucent Clouds Taken by Svante Sandström on June 13, 2016

Image credits: Space Weather News / Svante Sandström

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