Aurora over cabin - Brooks Range, Alaska
Aurora over cabin - Brooks Range, Alaska

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Caption   A bright aurora appears over a cabin in the Brooks Range of northern Alaska on the morning of March 23, 2015. Aurora occur when fast-moving charged particles from the sun are directed by the Earth's magnetic field to the polar regions, where they strike molecules in the atmosphere and cause them to emit light.
Photo Id   w4339-bf06-559a0
Date and Time   March 23, 2015   1:19 AM
Location   Brooks Range, Alaska
latitude 67° 24' 41.5" N       longitude 150° 6' 18.6" W
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