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Thread #173303   Message #4202482
Posted By: Sandra in Sydney
13-May-24 - 09:53 PM
Thread Name: BS: Aurora Borealis/ Aurora Australis
Subject: RE: BS: Aurora Borealis/ Aurora Australis

Aurora australis and borealis, caused by geomagnetic storms, put on another show

Sydney Morning Herald story may 13- Aurora australis a Sunday no-show, but bright lights could return this year ... Stunning pink and green hues were seen dancing through the sky across Tasmania, outback Western Australia, and along coastal regions of Victoria and South Australia on Saturday night. The southern lights are usually only visible in Tasmania or Victoria’s far south.

The southern lights were even visible in the cities of Melbourne, Adelaide and Perth on Saturday, although light pollution made the aurora less vibrant. But heavy cloud and rainfall hampered views in Sydney and Canberra that night. ... check out the 42 pics