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Bright night shining clouds - 1.8.2018 at 00.15 - 1.8.2018 at 01.45 Pori Observation number 76210

Visibility IV / V

August started with nice night clouds, couldn’t control for a long time, but a few pictures came to be taken.

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  • Havainto
    • Night shining clouds
  • Noctilucent clouds
    • Waves info

      Waves of noctilucent clouds are short, close groups of clouds.

      Wavy NLC by Jari Luomanen.


      NLC waves by Hannu Määttänen.

    • Band info

      Bands of noctilucent clouds are long, stripe like cloudformation.

      A single, very bright NLC band. Photo by Mikko Peussa.


      On the upper left corner, rising bands are clear on the image. Whereas waves of NLC cover the bottom right side of the image. Photo by Juha Tonttila.

    • Veil info

      The night cloud vail is a vague thin night shining cloud with no clear structure.

      Noctilucent cloud veil with one strong belt formation. Image by Veikko Mäkelä.

  • Brightness of the noctilucent clouds
    • Bright night shining clouds
Comments: 5 pcs
Satu Juvonen - 2.8.2018 at 15.59 Report this


Anne Pöyhönen - 2.8.2018 at 17.06 Report this

Upeat sommittelut ja hienot muodot yöpilvissä! Sekä sumu että tyyni vesi lisäävät tunnelmaa, ja tie ja rautatie perspektiiviä, nämä on toineen toistaan kauniimpia!!

Asko Hietomaa - 2.8.2018 at 18.47 Report this

Huippukuvia, kiitos jakamisesta!

Olli Sälevä - 2.8.2018 at 21.00 Report this

Hienot kuvat.

Mikko Lönnberg - 3.8.2018 at 09.39 Report this

Kiitokset Satu,Anne,Asko ja Olli 

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