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Fraser
2006-Dec-19, 06:03 AM
Of course, as usual, we had rain here on Vancouver Island, Canada in December. But large portions of the Northern Hemisphere were treated to quite the sky show over the weekend - beautiful auroras stretched across the skies. ...

Read the full blog entry (http://www.universetoday.com/2006/12/19/last-weekends-auroras-from-space/)

Don Alexander
2006-Dec-19, 08:44 PM
Here in Germany (specifically Thuringia), weather on Thursday night was middling, with some passing clouds. On Friday, it was perfectly clear all night.

As you can see from the image, the auroras in Europe happened only over northern Scandinavia.

So much for that... :-(

Alex