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Fozzie

Overstrand Promenade - hint of Aurora?

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Currently holidaying in North Norfolk near Cromer, taken a stroll down the promenade for a few night time shots.. I've up the saturation, as I thought I could detect a near hint of something.. but the big old moon is washing out everything, but bit makes for some nice illumination..

So what do you think Aurora or not?

Ta

Fozzie

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To be honest I can't see anything in these pictures.   But I have seen aurora at kelling Heath once, which is not too far from Cromer.  

Carole 

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Thanks Carole, I suppose that's why I'm asking because it's fair t and I've turned the saturation up.. it's a shame, we always seem to come to places like this when there's a full moon out to play, didn't even bring a scope with me.. 

Anyways here where I think is a distant touch of green.. nothing visually, with the moon up it was like twilight..

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Geophysical Auroral Institute did show the aurora as active on 23rd and 24th  but only showing down as far as Aberdeen.  

I think what you are seeing is the gradient between night and day sky.  when I saw the aurora at Kelling Heath there was a definite green glow on the North Horizon as well as the few fleeting curtains that we saw.   The green glow persisted well after the curtains disappeared.  

http://auroraforecast.gi.alaska.edu/?area=Europe&date=20180923

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I agree - lovely pictures but I think the green is the 'belt of Venus' but resulting from a low moon rather than the setting sun.

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