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August to December 2011

Aurora

August to December 2011

It has been a quiet start to the 11/12 season, with bad weather playing its part in blocking many observations.

This shot by Alan Tough oppened the season, taken on the 5/6 August 2011 from Elgin, Scotland.

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This was taken on the same day by Mike Alexander at the Galoway Astronomy Centre in Scotland.

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Alan Tough caught this display on the 10/11 September 2011 from Eligin in Morayshire.

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Alan Tough took this photo on the 26/27 September 2011 from Elgin, Morayshire, showing a nice

green glow through a lot of patchy cloud.

I got the same display from my croft in Glenbarry, Banffshire, but with a lot more cloud.

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James Hilder caught a good display on the 24/25 October 2011 from North Stoneybridge, SouthUist.

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James Hilder was lucky the next night, 25/26 October 2011 when the display reappeared.

Ronan Newman caught the same display with this spectacular shot from Ireland West Airport.

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