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Binocular comet Churyumov-Gerasimenko

26.11.2021 at 21.30 - Kuusamo
Voitto Pitkänen

The fog cloud interrupted the observation of the comet this time, but something came to light up the image of this comet. Then there was no second chance tonight, maybe one other night to succeed.

Comments: 1 pcs

Rare halos

26.11.2021 at 11.40 - Kankaanpää (IV)
Eija Korkiamäki

Before this photo, when I drove to work, I also had a great "bar" in the colors of a vertical rainbow. This remained visible even after the picture.

Comments: 2 pcs

One halo form

26.11.2021 at 11.00 - 12.00 - Vaasa (I)
Juha Varis, Vaasan Andromeda

Side suns on both sides, the image was just another.

Comments: 1 pcs

Binocular comet Leonard

26.11.2021 at 04.42 - 05.51 - Janakkala, Tervakoski (III)
Petri Kuossari, Riihimäen tähtit. yhdistys

Leonard was perfectly visible in the morning despite the moonlight. Hopefully there will be more clear weather by December. This can become a spectacular target if the predictions hold true.

Images: 3 pcs • Comments: 3 pcs

Several halo forms

22.11.2021 at 13.35 - Kuusamo, Rukatunturi (II)
Jani Päiväniemi, Ursa (Pohjois-Suomi)

I was filming on a handsome frosty day in Ruka's Midsummer Rock when a sun column was born in the ice mist caused by snow from time to time. On the same trip, I also saw a side sun that was born somewhere far in the upper clouds for a while, no picture of it.

Comments: 2 pcs

Rare halos

23.11.2021 at 10.00 - 11.00 - Sotkamo (IV)
Kia Komulainen

A halo phenomenon in Sotkamo above Lake Sapsojärvi. Bright and spectacular!

Images: 3 pcs • Comments: 5 pcs

Telescopic comet Leonard

24.11.2021 at 06.20 - 08.05 - Fregenal de la Sierra, Espanja (I)
Tapio Lahtinen, Tampereen Ursa

An interesting encounter was known in the morning when the brightest comet of the moment visited the galaxies passing by the nickname Whale and Hockey Stick. The Spanish sky looked a little uncertain but luckily it was so clear so I was able to take up to an hour and a half of the comet still brightening. This time I put a tripod to follow the comet. There was some to do with the reading that got the comet and the stars and the others ‘drunk’.

Comments: 2 pcs

Active aurora band

20.11.2021 at 23.11 - Kolari, Ylläsjärvi (III)
Yrjö Benson, Ursa (Helsinki)

Pictures were taken of the corona in the zenith during 23 seconds. This was preceded by the activation of the western end of the arc, where after a magnificent fire dance lasting 2 minutes, the fire rose to zenith, where Korona then lasted a minute. I had already packed my stuff and had just left to walk home from the scene when the situation surprised me. I suddenly took out the camera and didn’t have time to put it on a tripod that was already packed. So the pictures are taken with the arm, the arms outstretched towards the sky and the head as far back as it just bends. Her hands trembled wi...

Images: 4 pcs • Comments: 3 pcs

One halo form

23.11.2021 at 11.00 - Kuusamo (I)
Voitto Pitkänen

In connection with the weak cloud front, several color plays were seen in the role of the side sun in clouds of different shapes. They were strikingly bright.

Images: 4 pcs • Comments: 3 pcs

Lunar fogbow

28.9.2021 at 00.12 - Valtimo (III)
Toni Korhonen

Pictured is a California rocket and nebula. #raketti: Centaur V #satelliitti: Landsat 9

Comments: 3 pcs

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