Solar storm ignites spectacular Aurora Borealis display across UK and US skies, images will leave you awestruck | Hindustan Times
close_game
close_game

Solar storm ignites spectacular Aurora Borealis display across UK and US skies, images will leave you awestruck

Updated On May 15, 2024 10:57 AM IST
  • A phenomenal display of the Northern Lights dazzles UK inhabitants, while a solar storm supercharges Earth's magnetosphere.
1 / 8
Gloucester, Massachusetts, United States: The aurora borealis, or northern lights, illuminate the sky over the ocean on May 10, 2024. REUTERS/Brian Snyder"(REUTERS) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Updated on May 15, 2024 10:57 AM IST

Gloucester, Massachusetts, United States: The aurora borealis, or northern lights, illuminate the sky over the ocean on May 10, 2024. REUTERS/Brian Snyder"(REUTERS)

2 / 8
St. Mary's Lighthouse at Whitley Bay on the North East coast of England: The aurora borealis, often known as the northern lights, lingers over the horizon on Friday, May 10, 2024. ((Owen Humphreys/PA via AP)) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Updated on May 15, 2024 10:57 AM IST

St. Mary's Lighthouse at Whitley Bay on the North East coast of England: The aurora borealis, often known as the northern lights, lingers over the horizon on Friday, May 10, 2024. ((Owen Humphreys/PA via AP))

3 / 8
Northern Germany: The Brocken, early Saturday, May 11, 2024 - Northern Lights illuminate the night sky above Schierke.  (Matthias Bein/dpa via AP)( (Matthias Bein/dpa via AP)) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Updated on May 15, 2024 10:57 AM IST

Northern Germany: The Brocken, early Saturday, May 11, 2024 - Northern Lights illuminate the night sky above Schierke.  (Matthias Bein/dpa via AP)( (Matthias Bein/dpa via AP))

4 / 8
Daillens, Switzerland: Northern Lights flare in the night sky as a car passes by, spotlighting poplars in this long exposure shot. ((Laurent Gillieron/Keystone via AP)) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Updated on May 15, 2024 10:57 AM IST

Daillens, Switzerland: Northern Lights flare in the night sky as a car passes by, spotlighting poplars in this long exposure shot. ((Laurent Gillieron/Keystone via AP))

5 / 8
As seen from the International Space Station: Aurora Borealis lights up the sky.(Twitter/@astro_josh) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Updated on May 15, 2024 10:57 AM IST

As seen from the International Space Station: Aurora Borealis lights up the sky.(Twitter/@astro_josh)

6 / 8
Southern Iceland's Ring Road between Jokullsarlon Glacier Lagoon and Hofn illuminated by the stunning Aurora Borealis, commonly known as the Northern Lights. (Mariana Suarez / AFP) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Updated on May 15, 2024 10:57 AM IST

Southern Iceland's Ring Road between Jokullsarlon Glacier Lagoon and Hofn illuminated by the stunning Aurora Borealis, commonly known as the Northern Lights. (Mariana Suarez / AFP)

7 / 8
From the International Space Station, NASA astronaut Scott Kelly captures rare footage of dazzling red auroras caused by a severe solar storm. These auroras, also known as the northern lights, occur when charged particles from the sun interact with the Earth's atmosphere. expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Updated on May 15, 2024 10:57 AM IST

From the International Space Station, NASA astronaut Scott Kelly captures rare footage of dazzling red auroras caused by a severe solar storm. These auroras, also known as the northern lights, occur when charged particles from the sun interact with the Earth's atmosphere.

8 / 8
Alaska, Sweden, Finland, and Norway: The Northern Lights, frequently referred to as the Aurora Borealis, are a must-see natural phenomenon. (Unsplash) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Updated on May 15, 2024 10:57 AM IST

Alaska, Sweden, Finland, and Norway: The Northern Lights, frequently referred to as the Aurora Borealis, are a must-see natural phenomenon. (Unsplash)

SHARE
Story Saved
Live Score
Saved Articles
Following
My Reads
Sign out
New Delhi 0C
Monday, May 27, 2024
Start 14 Days Free Trial Subscribe Now
Follow Us On