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Iridescent clouds

30.11.2022 at 10.40 - 10.50 - Turku (III)
Paula Mattila

The surprising appearance of the sun and the beautifully wavy color cloud in the middle of the grayness of November made me happy.

Images: 3 pcs • Comments: 5 pcs

One halo form

18.11.2022 at 09.45 - 10.00 - Turku (I)
Paula Mattila

The November seaside and side sun, the atmosphere waiting for winter was in Saaronniemi

Images: 2 pcs

One halo form

13.11.2022 at 12.29 - Turku (I)
Paula Mattila

The side sun appeared for so long that I had time to take a picture, earlier in the morning it had been so short-lived that I didn't manage to take a picture.

One halo form

7.11.2022 at 08.51 - 08.55 - Turku, Ruissalo (I)
Paula Mattila

A short-lived brighter moment of a cloudy morning. The upper clouds could be seen for a moment and a dim halo stood out among the clouds. It seemed like 22 from the upper side.

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Auroras seen through breaks in the clouds

3.11.2022 at 22.03 - 22.13 - Turku (III)
Paula Mattila

In the evening of a miserable rainy day, the clouds parted so that I had to take a few pictures as a test in the north direction, above the clouds and the city lights, a little green stood out.

Images: 2 pcs • Comments: 2 pcs

Glory from the ground

31.10.2022 at 08.20 - Turku,Ruissalo (III)
Paula Mattila

Today, the observation of fog phenomena was more successful, in the morning of Ruissalo, glory was found from scattered fog fields, fog rays also in places.

Sunset rays

30.10.2022 at 16.50 - 17.03 - Turku (III)
Paula Mattila

After the sun had already set, so of course it was 16:50 and not 17:50, I could see the brown rays nicely.

Images: 3 pcs • Comments: 3 pcs

Several halo forms

30.10.2022 at 11.20 - 16.20 - Turku (II)
Paula Mattila

In the morning in mixed clouds, a short-term 22r was visible for a longer time in the afternoon, and the side sun was also visible.

Images: 2 pcs

Several halo forms

29.10.2022 at 15.02 - 15.10 - Turku (II)
Paula Mattila

Halos visible when the lower clouds parted, it was a pleasure after many cloudy days.

Corona

24.10.2022 at 08.50 - 09.00 - Turku (III)
Paula Mattila

Looking for fog phenomena in the morning of Ruissalo, the fog dissipated quickly when the sun rose, but the rim was visible and some fog rays, also the Viking glory that passed by became shadows in the fog. At the edge of the second rim image, a surface halo is visible, but it was so vague that there is no matter until observation.

Images: 3 pcs

Active aurora band

23.10.2022 at 23.18 - 00.30 - Turku (III)
Paula Mattila

Checking the northern sky after 23:00 proved worthwhile because the northern lights were visible, at their brightest at 23:24.

Images: 2 pcs

Several halo forms

23.10.2022 at 11.39 - 16.15 - Turku (II)
Paula Mattila

Halos visible from half past twelve, as long as the lower clouds stayed away from the front. At first only dim zyk was visible, otherwise the upper clouds were invisible. In the afternoon, the right side sun was visible bright. Next to the halos, a late butterfly was also observed.

Images: 3 pcs

Other storm phenomenon

22.10.2022 at 18.08 - 18.10 - Turku (III)
Paula Mattila

The sky was completely overcast after six, but there was widespread mammatus-like puffiness, is it clear enough to observe?

Images: 3 pcs • Comments: 1 pcs

Sunset rays

20.10.2022 at 18.14 - Turku (III)
Paula Mattila

One nice brown ray after sunset in an otherwise quite cloudy evening

Images: 2 pcs

One halo form

19.10.2022 at 15.02 - 15.08 - Turku (I)
Paula Mattila

It's sad trying to photograph bright halos through a dirty window, but there was no other option in the middle of the work day.

Comments: 2 pcs

Primary rainbow

18.10.2022 at 15.58 - 16.08 - Turku (III)
Paula Mattila

Nice clouds in the afternoon and rainbows when you get home.

Images: 2 pcs

Several halo forms

17.10.2022 at 16.10 - 16.40 - Turku/Lieto (II)
Paula Mattila

In the afternoon, the low clouds started to break and 22r was visible comfortably, 22ys also seemed to be. Picture from Lieto castle mountain, the other from the Turku side.

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Several halo forms

12.10.2022 at 15.12 - 18.20 - Turku (II)
Paula Mattila

In the afternoon, upper clouds appeared in the sky, the side sun and the pillar of the sunset were visible, I didn't see any other halos.

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Several halo forms

9.10.2022 at 22.38 - 01.55 - Turku (II)
Paula Mattila

On the moon 22r, also the side moon on the right was visible for a while. In the morning, when I got up to check before two, 22r was still visible.

Images: 2 pcs

Several halo forms

8.10.2022 at 15.10 - 16.15 - Lohja (II)
Paula Mattila

Perfect timing regarding the weather on this island trip in Lohjanjärvi when the morning rain clouds disappeared quickly and halos were visible, first only 22r later the left side sun and zyk.

Images: 3 pcs

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