(solar-storm-fueled auroras)---- "Eagle Lights"---The central light ribbon in this image resembles the head and beak of a bird, flanked by a radiant wingspan. The photo was taken in Grøtfjord, close to Tromsø in northern Norway.
Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition. The gorgeous green and red lights cast by the Aurora Borealis dazzle as they reflect off the water, creating a beautiful wall of color over Hogtuva Mountain in Norway.
These otherworldly swirls of multicolored light decorate the Alaskan night sky from September until about April almost mandating you take a winter trip to the U.’s northernmost state. The best spot to view the lights is from Fairbanks or Anchorage