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NLC at Alness 17-18 July 2019

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Observer
Jimmy Fraser
Time of observation
18/07/2019 - 01:22
Object
Noctilucent Cloud
Observing location
Alness, Scotland.
Equipment
Fuji XT3
Samyang 16mm f2.0
Exposure
Exposure 0.5 second f2.0 ISO 400
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First seen from home just after midnight (UT) so decided to go to the local golf course for a better view. It was limited to a height of about 30° at first. The sky was fairly clear but gradually clouded over so travelled home expecting that the show was over. Twenty minutes or so later the sky cleared again and the NLC display rapidly spread and reached the zenith closer to dawn.

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